City of Laguna

Police Captain

Salary: $116,604- $179,544 annually

The City of Laguna Beach is seeking an experienced and transformational leader who brings performance based management skills, a commitment to servant leadership, and the drive to inspire a culture of trust and creativity to the critical work of the Police Department and those it serves. The Police Captain will join the Department’s leadership team as one of two Captains, reporting to the Chief of Police.

Examples of Duties

  • Carries out the planning, organizing and development of operational procedures relating to a major division of the Police Department 
  • Supervises the activities of assigned personnel and day-to-day operations
  • Conducts a continuing review of division activities to identify problems and develops recommendations for improving services 
  • Coordinates administrative functions of the division with other law enforcement agencies 
  • Personally conducts investigations and special studies requiring a high order of discretion as directed from the Chief 
  • Prepares the annual budget and tends to departmental personnel needs 
  • Represents the department at community functions 
  • Prepares the annual budget and tends to departmental personnel needs 
  • Represents the department at community functions 

For additional information on the position, pay and benefits, please click here. Upcoming pay increases and specialty pay are also outlined.

Application Process: All interested candidates must submit a completed online application by Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. P.S.T. To apply, please click here.

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