Police Chief Jobs in California
Administrative Secretary to the Chief of Police The City of Tehachapi will be accepting applications for the position of Administrative Secretary to the Chief of Police. Finalist will be required to pass a comprehensive background investigation, medical exam and drug screen. Salary: $3146-$4933 per month , plus benefit package, which includes health, dental, vision, life and retirement. The ap...
Close Date: Feb 19, 2015 THE COMMUNITY The City of Chico is ideally located in the Northern Sacramento Valley, approximately ninety miles north of Sacramento. The City has grown to over 33 square miles with a population of 87,000 in the incorporated area and a greater urbanized area population of approximately 105,000. Chico is a host to medical, retail, financial, and agricultural services to t...
GENERAL PURPOSE Benefits Supplemental Questions Under general direction of the City Manager, plans, oversees, and directs the work of the Police Department, including the Operations, Investigation, Support Services, and Administrative Divisions to ensure public safety goals are achieved; controls staffing levels and departmental budget; participates as a member of the executive management team;...
CSU Job Listing Details Printable version E-Mail this listing Campus: Chico Job ID: VA354 Job Title: (VA354) CHIEF OF UNIVERSITY POLICE (Administrator III) Time Base: Full-Time Date Posted: November 24, 2014 Closing Date: Open until filled Link to Apply Online: http://jobs.csuchico.edu:80/postings/2623 Campus Employment Homepage: https://jobs.csuchico.edu Description: Position ...
City of Carmel-by-the-Sea POLICE SERGEANT Salary: $6,722 - $8,172 Application Deadline Date: Friday, March 27, at 4:00 PM PST Under general direction from the Commander and Chief of Police oversees and participate in all work activities, related to the enforcement of laws, the prevention of crimes, general investigations of crimes, accidents, and cases; to coordinate investigations with other agen...
CSU Job Listing Details Printable version E-Mail this listing Campus: San Bernardino Job ID: 2015-P008 Job Title: Police Officer (Sworn Peace Officer) / University Police (POOL) Appointment Type: Not Applicable Time Base: Time Varies Date Posted: January 13, 2015 Closing Date: Open until filled Link to Apply Online: http://jobs.csusb.edu Campus Employment Homepage: http://jobs....
CSU San Bernardino San Bernardino, CA
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, a...
City of Costa Mesa Costa Mesa, CA, 92626
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Police Recruit: $26.56 hourly plus part-time benefits Police Officer (Academy Graduate): $6,402 - $8,579 monthly plus full-time benefits This recruitment is specifically for full-time entry level candidates (this is not for Lateral Police Officer or Police Reserve candidates). To apply for Lateral or Reserve Police Officer, click here . COMMUNITY ...
The City of Redding is establishing an Entry Level Police Officer eligibility list to fill current and future Police Officer vacancies. We are seeking motivated individuals with a strong commitment toward providing excellent service to the members of the community. The Mission of the Redding Police Department is to work in partnership with the community to protect life and property, solve neighbor...
Department of Veterans Affairs San Francisco, CA
Incumbent will serve as the first-line supervisor for the Police Service; acts as subject-matter expert for all supervisory and law enforcement issues occurring during assigned shifts. Detects and enforces Dept of Veterans Affairs (VA) rules and regulations, violations of Title 18 and Title 21 of the United States Code, and violations of the state of South Carolina criminal and motor vehicle statu...
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions A completed City application and a copy of your POST certificate must be submitted to be considered. This is a part-time, at-will, non-benefitted position. Hours are limited to less than 1,000 hours per fiscal year. Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work in the protection of life and property; writes reports; p...
City of Gilroy Gilroy, CA
ABOUT THE POSITION The City of Gilroy is recruiting for the position of Police Captain. The Gilroy Police Department is located 28 miles south of San Jose, in Santa Clara County, and serves a diverse population base of approximately 52,000 residents. The Gilroy Police Department (GPD) is a full service law enforcement agency and is divided into three divisions; Field Operations, Administration an...
City of Gilroy/Gilroy Police Department Gilroy, CA
Job Description ABOUT THE POSITION The City of Gilroy is recruiting for the position of Police Captain. The Gilroy Police Department is located 28 miles south of San Jose, in Santa Clara County, and serves a diverse population base of approximately 52,000 residents. The Gilroy Police Department (GPD) is a full service law enforcement agency and is divided into three divisions; Field Operations, ...
THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND CAN CLOSE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY IMMEDIATELY! Police Officer-Lateral Transfers are trained and experienced police professionals who can assume the full range of policing duties after a brief orientation. Police Officers are key participants in a partnership of the City and community to identify and resolve ...
THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND CAN CLOSE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY IMMEDIATELY! Police Recruits are non-sworn (civilian) employees who attend a police academy to prepare for a career in law enforcement. Upon successful completion of this training, they are sworn in as Police Officers at a salary of $6050 - $7355 per month (reflects base sal...
**** THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND CAN CLOSE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY IMMEDIATELY! *** Police Officer Academy Graduates are initially assigned to a Field Training Officer Program for a minimum of 20 weeks; subsequently, they assume the full range of professional law enforcement duties. Police Officers are key participants in a partnership...
**** THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND CAN CLOSE AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE. YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY IMMEDIATELY!*** Opportunities are now open for part-time Police Reserve Officers. Reserves can work up to 20 hours per week, but MUST work a minimum of 16 hours per month. A monthly reserve meeting (3 hours) is mandatory and counts toward the 16 hours. The Santa Ana Pol...
Close Date: Feb 18, 2015 Salary: $121,812.00 - $162,408.00 Annually ABOUT THE POSITION The City of Gilroy is recruiting for the position of Police Captain. The Gilroy Police Department is located 28 miles south of San Jose, in Santa Clara County, and serves a diverse population base of approximately 52,000 residents. The Gilroy Police Department (GPD) is a full service law enforcement agency an...
Does this position accept online applications? Yes Opportunity Type: SUPERVISORY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Working Title: Police Sergeant Posting Date: 10-23-2014 Closing Date: Open Until Filled First Review Date (if Open Until Filled): Open Until Filled If No, please specify Posting Number: 0010495 Work Location District-Wide Division: Police Services Position status: Full-time ...
Position Summary Benefits Supplemental Questions Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees in the class. Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job. To direct, manage, supervise and coordinate the activities and operations of an assigned Division within the Police Department; to coordinate as...
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$39,520.00 - $145,000.00
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Protects citizens by deterring and solving crimes; providing evidence; maintaining internal affairs; managing policemen.
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Achieves police department operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends; determining system improvements; implementing change in accordance with authority delegated by board of police; maintains records of departmental activities and reports periodically to the city planner or mayor.
Avoids legal challenges by understanding current and proposed legislation; enforcing regulations; recommending new procedures to board of police; complying with legal requirements.
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