| Police Chief Town of Atherton, CA |
The Town of Atherton is a small, rural, residential community covering approximately five square miles with no industrial land-use base. Native live oaks, white oaks, bays, redwoods, cedars, pines, and other ornamental trees cover the Town and the well-known 22 acre Holbrook-Palmer Park. The Town provides general government services to the 7,150 residents which include city administration, finance, legal services, community development (planning and building services), public works, and public safety. The Atherton Police Department, with a budget of $6.8 million and 21 sworn and 8 non-sworn full-time employees, is seeking a strong leader who is politically astute with excellent interpersonal skills and unquestionable integrity. Bachelor’s degree in a work related field, four years of command or supervisory experience in the police service equivalent to the level of Lieutenant or above, and P.O.S.T. certificates through the advanced level required. Also required is the ability to obtain the P.O.S.T. management certificate prior to completion of the Town’s probationary period. Master’s degree and/or executive certification are highly desirable. Salary range from $167,510 to $193,915 DOQE, CalPERS 3%@50 for classic members, with comprehensive benefits.
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Filing deadline: February 15, 2017