The City of Menlo Park is seeking a skilled professional with experience working in diverse communities who is prepared to develop a strategic vision for policing in Menlo Park. The City is a community of engaged and civic-minded residents who hold public officials accountable for promoting the public good. This is an opportunity to look at the role of policing at a critical moment for public safety and to help reshape policies that drive meaningful change. A Bachelor’s degree is required. A Master’s degree, FBI National Academy, POST Command College, and/or the Executive Leadership Institute at the Drucker School of Management are highly desirable, but not required. Candidates with demonstrated experience in traffic-related matters will be highly valued, as will candidates that plan to stay in this position for a minimum of five (5) years. The Police Chief’s maximum base salary is $250,180 and is augmented by a generous benefits package; base salary and recruitment bonus are dependent upon qualifications and experience of the selected candidate and may be evaluated annually based on performance.