City of San Rafael, CA

Police Chief

Filing Deadline: November 15, 2020
Gary Phillips

Bob Murray & Associates
1544 Eureka Road, Suite 280 • Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 784-9080 • Fax (916) 784-1985

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Marin County’s oldest city, San Rafael (population over 59,000) lies midway between San Francisco and California’s famous wine country. San Rafael serves as the county seat and Marin’s central city. San Rafael is the County’s premier economic, financial, cultural, and service center. As a transportation hub, San Rafael is in the center of highway and transit access to west Marin, Sonoma County, the East Bay and San Francisco. The San Rafael Police Department is an organization with 68 sworn personnel and 30 non-sworn personnel. The Department just moved into a brand-new Public Safety Center which is approximately 44,000 sq. ft and houses both the police and fire departments. The City of San Rafael is seeking a progressive leader and experienced police management professional to serve as its next Police Chief. The ideal candidate will be an innovative, compassionate, collaborative, proactive, and outside-the-box thinker who embraces 21st century policing methods and works well with the community. Qualified candidates would possess a bachelor’s degree; seven (7) years’ experience in municipal police work including at least three (3) years’ in a supervisory capacity. The salary range for the Police Chief is $13,288 - $16,152 per month.