City of Lewiston

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The minimum requirements for the position of Fire Chief are:
• Associate’s degree in fire science, public administration or related field (Bachelor’s degree preferred), or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Ten years’ fire and EMS experience, including at least five as a Chief Officer above the level of Battalion Chief.
• ICS 100, 200, 300 & 400
• Valid Idaho driver’s license. Obtain and maintain Idaho EMT or higher certification.

Highly desirable candidate qualifications and qualities include:
• Good time management
• Open communication
• Ability to think outside of the box
• Good collaborator
• Positive
• Accountable
• Progressive/Future oriented
• Values her/his people
• Firm but fair
• Even tempered
• Budget management
• Approachable, willing to listen
• Community minded
• Decisive action
• Purpose driven
• Servant leader
• Objective thinker
• Strategic partner
• Experience with bargaining groups
• Ability to think outside of the box
• Good collaborator
• Positive
• Accountable
• Progressive/Future oriented
• Values her/his people
• Firm but fair
• Even tempered
• Budget management
• Approachable, willing to listen
• Community minded
• Decisive action
• Purpose driven
• Servant leader
• Objective thinker
• Strategic partner
• Experience with bargaining groups

LFD offers competitive pay and an attractive benefits package including:
• Annual salary: $99,728.44 to $145,045.27 depending on qualifications
• Medical & Dental coverage: Employee premium paid at 100%, family premium paid at 80%
• Life Insurance: $20,000 life/$20,000 ADD
• Retirement: PERSI retirement plan & optional PERSI Choice 401k plan
• Optional benefits: Life insurance, deferred compensation plans, accident & critical illness, short & long term disability, Flexible Spending, & Dependent Care Account
• Moving Expenses: Up to $10,000 allowance to incumbent
• Clothing Allowance: $800 annually

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