The Arcata Fire Protection District (AFPD) serves a population of 36,000 along California’s northern redwood coast in the City of Arcata and several unincorporated communities.
The District is now seeking a Fire Chief to oversee 3 stations, 35 volunteers, and 19 career staff. Candidates for the position of Fire Chief must possess ten years of progressively responsible experience in municipal fire service, including at least 3 years as a chief officer, and a bachelor’s degree.
Candidates for the position of Chief are also required to possess a valid and insurable Class C Driver’s License with firefighter endorsement; CSFM Chief Officer Certificate or National Fire Academy Executive Fire Officer certification; and a current California certification as an Emergency Medical Technician-1, CPR Pro for the Professional Rescuer certification, or the equivalent.
Experience in a combination department or with volunteers is desirable, as is significant experience in budget preparation, fiscal management, and personnel regulations and management.
The salary range for the Fire Chief position is $98,748-$120,024 annually; placement within the range is dependent upon qualifications.
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Experience: 10 years in fire service
Salary Information: Salary: $98748-120024 annual
How To Apply
If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at www.bobmurrayassoc.com. Please contact Regan Williams or Bob Murray at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Brochure available. Closing date November 30, 2012.
Contact Information: If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity: Please apply online at www.bobmurrayassoc.com Please contact Regan Williams or Bob Murray at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions.
Arcata Fire Protection District
Arcata, California ph: (916)784-9080