The Police Chief is a sworn police officer, as defined by ORS, who receives administrative
direction from the City Manager. The Police Chief will lead, plan, organize and direct the
overall activities of the Klamath Falls Police Department consistent with community policing
objectives; serve as the City's Chief Law Enforcement Officer; participate on cross
departmental projects or committees as assigned by the City Manager.
The Police Chief establishes overall department goals and objectives and monitors and
evaluates department performance. The Police Chief leads, plans, manages, and directs
department personnel, programs, and operations. To advance to Police Chief, incumbents
must possess the education, experience and certificates required by the position.
Employment Type: Full Time
Years Experience: 10 - 15 years
Salary: $113,160 - $156,624 Annual
Location/Region: Klamath Falls, OR