Now Hiring for Fire Chief

General Position Summary:
The Fire Chief is the chief administrator and CEO of the Fire District and is responsible for the total supervision and operation of the Fire District. Responsibilities might include developing plans for fire protection, water systems, station locations, disaster preparedness, and communications.

Works under the supervision of the Board of Directors of the Fire District, but independently applies leadership, fire prevention, firefighting techniques, and emergency medical aid and procedures. The Fire Chief must demonstrate the highest standards of integrity, ethics, and leadership and must possess keen judgment, innovation, and foresight.

Special Requirement
• Must reside within the District boundaries within twelve months of appointment

Desirable Starting Date: June 1, 2023

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To be considered please submit a letter of introduction, resume, and completed application
by email or postal service to:
Attn. Shanta Carter C/O Keizer Fire District Board of Directors
Keizer Fire District Fire Chief Selection Process
Special Districts Association of Oregon
PO Box 23879
Tigard, Oregon 97281

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