Website City of Hillsboro

Hillsboro Fire Department PubEd/PIO Career Opportunity

Currently Recruiting for:
Community Risk Reduction Specialist
Fire & Rescue
HP# 2019-104

Salary Range: $59,651 – $78,496 annually.
Starting salary: $59,651 – $72,574, depending upon qualifications.

The City of Hillsboro is seeking a Community Risk Reduction Specialist to join their Fire & Rescue Department. The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to promote fire prevention and safety awareness through leadership, vision, and management.

Primary Responsibilities
• Present fire and life safety education to a diverse audience in the Hillsboro community.
• Integrate a fire department presence into public events sponsored by the city and other community, business or private stakeholders.
• Examine risks identified within the community and develop a plan through partnerships on how to best mitigate the risks identified.

Acceptable Experience and Training
Associates degree in Communications, Journalism, Education, Business/Marketing, Fire Science, or a closely related field; and 3 years experience in education and public information, or public relations/marketing; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above. Familiarity with the fire service is desirable.

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To Apply
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This position is open until 5:00 pm, Friday, May 17, 2019.

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