CITY OF SIGNAL HILL POLICE DEPARTMENT IS THE PLACE TO WORK! The City is not only a small 2.2-square-mile city, it is also a tight-knit and peaceful community that recognizes and appreciates the value of its Police Department. The Signal Hill Police Department has state of the art technology, new facility and equipment, strong employee rapport, excellent benefits, and great relationship with the community, making us THE PLACE TO WORK in Los Angeles County.
Under general direction from the Chief of Police, plan, organize and direct activities of both the administrative and operations bureaus of the Police Department. Develop and implement Department goals and objectives; evaluate programs and activities to ensure compliance; design and implement crime prevention and other assigned programs; and act as the Chief of Police in their absence.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in criminal justice, sociology, public administration or related field with five (5) years professional law enforcement supervisory experience and a P.O.S.T Management Certificate, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required.
Master's degree preferred.
Application may be filed online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/signalhill
The City of Signal Hill is located just 30 miles south of downtown Los Angeles and within four miles of the Pacific Ocean. Well-known for the discovery of a vast oil field in 1921 and its subsequent “oil history,” Signal Hill also claims the only accessible high ground for miles around: a 300-foot hilltop that gives the City its name. Completely surrounded by the City of Long Beach, Signal Hill wa...s incorporated in 1924. The City offers residential, retail and industrial residents the benefits of a full-service municipality while preserving the feeling of a small hometown.
Encompassing 2.2 square miles, Signal Hill has a population of 11,465 full-time residents and a daytime population of over 40,000. With its central location, this vibrant City offers residents and visitors a wide range of amenities. Nine City parks, an extensive walking trail system, recreation programs, and an array of annual events bring the community together.
To learn more about this diverse community with a rich history and bright future, visit www.cityofsignalhill.org.