The City of Huntington Beach is seeking candidates for the Police Chief position. Candidates that are excited about the opportunity to take a key leadership role in this area for one of the nation’s most desirable, premier coastal communities are encouraged to apply. An inspiring and hardworking leader who has mastered the art of helping others see what’s possible, the ideal candidate will be of the highest integrity and considered a role model in the profession. Competitive candidates will possess at least ten (10) years of increasingly responsible command and supervisory experience in a full-service police department. Five (5) years in a command position equivalent to a Police Captain and/or Assistant/Deputy Police Chief is desirable. Experience as a current Police Chief is preferred. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Administration of Justice, Criminology, Public Administration, or a closely related field. A Master’s degree is preferred. A California POST Management and/or Executive Certification is preferred. Graduation from California POST Command College, FBI National Academy, or similar course is preferred. The salary range for the Police Chief is open and DOQ.