Located in San Mateo County just six miles south of San Francisco, Pacifica feels worlds away, yet is easily accessible from Highway 1. The most panoramic coastal town in the San Francisco Bay Area (approx. pop. 40,000), Pacifica is family-oriented and prides itself on fostering a “small town” feel. Reporting to the City Manager, the Police Chief leads a team of 39.5 (33 sworn) responding to more than 20,000 calls per year with a 2022-23 budget of $11.5 million.

Pacifica seeks an experienced policing professional with high integrity and a strong community orientation. This authentic leader will welcome the opportunity to work in a close-knit coastal environment partnering with engaged residents to ensure public safety. An impressive history in local law enforcement that includes breadth in assignments as well as significant managerial and administrative experience is expected. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required.

The salary range goes up to $230,232. Salary is supplemented by an attractive benefits package, including CalPERS 3% @ 50 for Classic members. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com for detailed brochure and to apply. This recruitment will close on Sunday, November 13, 2022.