The City of Novato is accepting applications for the position of Police Captain. The Police Captain will deliver leadership and seasoned experience to the department and community in addition to serving as one of the two second-in-command under the direction of the Police Chief. The selected candidate will:
- Possess proven police leadership experience;
- Demonstrate a commitment to community;
- Possess demonstrable leadership skills in staff development, accountability and teamwork;
- Demonstrate an aptitude and appetite for technology;
- Be an effective communicator, building relationships and trust throughout their career.
Minimum Qualifications - Experience: Eight years of increasingly responsible law enforcement experience that included two years of management experience equivalent to the rank of Lieutenant at the City of Novato. Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, criminal justice, police science, or a related field is required. A Master’s degree in one of the mentioned fields is highly desirable. License and Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license.
Visit the City's website www.novatojobs.org to view the full announcement & apply.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits
Retirement Programs - CalPERS Classic 3% @ 55, CalPERS New 2.7% @ 57
Work Schedule - 4/10 Schedule
Medical Benefits - Cafeteria Contribution of $1,775/month for full family
Other Benefits - Educational Incentives, $800 initial uniform allowance, Bilingual Pay 3%,