City of Simi Valley, California

Police Chief
Annual salary range: $191,152 to $248,498
First resume review: Sunday, November 27, 2022.

Join the City of Simi Valley as the next Chief of Police.

The Chief will lead the department in building and maintaining strong relationships with the community, regional leaders, partner agencies, City officials and staff. The Chief is a collaborative leader who engages the community with humility, is approachable and has a sense of humor; has experience leading and modernizing public safety issues; has a proven track record of outstanding character, ethics, and integrity, and has a demonstrated commitment to community policing.

The Chief plans, directs, manages, and oversees the activities and operations of the department including law enforcement, crime prevention, and crime suppression programs; and provides highly responsive and complex administrative support to the City Manager. The Chief works with other local law enforcement agencies to develop and enhance strategies to manage regional protocols, issues, and mutual aid agreements.

To view additional qualifications and submit your résumé, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please go to our website:

For more information contact:

Andrew Nelson
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3329

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The City of Simi Valley is an equal opportunity employer.