Police Chief

Town of Truckee

Situated in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, the Town of Truckee is located 12 miles from Lake Tahoe and just minutes away from world class ski resorts. The Town’s location offers residents and visitors incomparable outdoor recreation opportunities. Truckee’s economy is driven by tourism and seasonal residents, primarily in the winter and summer. Home to approximately 16,800 year-round residents, the seasonal population can swell to 45,000 and averages 160,000 visitors annually. The Truckee Police Department is supported by 25 sworn and 14.5 civilian staff and a FY2020-21 budget of $9.3 million.

Truckee is seeking a versatile leader who can embrace a customized approach to community policing uniquely suited for this town.  He/she will be an effective mentor capable of further developing the incredible talent in the organization. This forward-thinking professional will also be highly engaged with the community as well as his/her department. Competitive candidates are currently serving at the rank of Captain or above and possess education equivalent to a bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree preferred. For detailed brochure and to apply online, visit www.tbcrecruiting.com.

Salary range $138,652-$187,180; placement within the range will be DOQE; salary is supplemented by a competitive benefits package.  This recruitment will close on Sunday, December 13, 2020.

Teri Black  ●  424.296.3111
Bradley Wardle  ●  650.450.3299