Chief of Police
City of Simi Valley, CA

City of Simi Valley is seeking a Chief of Police to lead the Department in building and maintaining strong relationships with the community, regional leaders, partner agencies, and City officials and staff. The Chief of Police is a collaborative leader who listens and engages others to build solutions, is receptive to new ideas, not afraid to make hard and possibly unpopular decisions, and able to take action and stand by decisions. The ideal candidate engages with 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 successful candidate is adaptable, service oriented, and leads by example.


Location: Simi Valley, California
Salary: $191,152 - $248,498
Final filing date: First review of resumes: November 27, 2022

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.