• Full Time
  • Weimar, CA
  • Salary: $141,945-$152,590; DOQ

Placer Hills Fire Protection District

The Placer Hills Fire Protection District is seeking an experienced fire professional, proven leader, and forward-thinking strategist to serve as its Fire Chief. The District is staffed by a career Fire Chief, Part-time Fire Marshal, Battalion Chiefs, Captains, Engineers, Limited Term firefighters, and several part-time employees who provide fire protection, prevention, emergency medical, and related emergency services to over 12,500 residents in over 4,200 homes and light commercial buildings. In addition to fire fighting and emergency medical service training and experience, the successful candidate should have experience in personnel supervision and management of both full-time paid and volunteer staff, i.e. performance evaluations, staffing, disciplinary methods, etc. Qualified candidates will possess ten (10) years of progressively responsible assignments in the fire and EMS service, at least three (3) of which must be at a Battalion Chief and/or higher position. Emergency Medical Technician status may be required within the first year of employment and as a condition of employment. The Board of Directors reserves the right to accept any combination of experience, training, and/or equivalencies as qualifying. Desirable education and experience include advanced education (Certificate of Achievement, Associates degree, Bachelor’s degree) in Fire Science or a related field; higher levels of ICS and/or NIMS training and certification; certification by the California State Fire Marshal’s Office as Chief Fire Officer or predecessor, Chief Officer; increasing levels of assignment and experience as a chief officer in a combination fire department; and assignments to various fire department programs, such as Operations, Prevention, Administration. The annual salary range for the Fire Chief is $141,945-$152,590; placement within this range is dependent upon qualifications. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080. Filing Deadline: June 18, 2021

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