For this key position, the City of Washougal seeks a skilled leader with excellent oral and written communication skills who is comfortable speaking to various groups, elected officials, neighborhood/ community groups, and the media. The candidate must be familiar with the operational and policy issues associated with a medium-size law enforcement agency. Experience working in the Northwest or similar labor climate is preferred.
The Washougal Police Department has an excellent relationship with the local community. The successful candidate must actively maintain and further develop these positive relationships, have a can-do attitude, an appropriate sense of humor, and be approachable.
The ideal candidate will have experience and demonstrated success in the following areas: