Company: City of Parsons
Posted on: January 15, 2022
City of Parsons, KS (pop. 10,000) seeking highly qualified, self
motivated professional to lead the City's Fire Dept. Fire Chief is
responsible for management of two fire stations & 18 line
firefighters; the department operates 3 shifts on a 24/48 basis.
Under direct supervision of City Manager, the Fire Chief will be
charged with the operation and maintenance of the fire station.
Knowledge of modern fire-fighting practices, high quality training
programs, hazardous materials & structural collapse incidents that
are part of the fire departments normal operations. The Fire Chief
will be responsible for preparation and maintenance of the
Community Emergency Operations Plan and preparation and control of
$1,400,000 annual budget in cooperation with City Manager. Salary
range -$59,800 - $68,100 DOQ. EOE.
Requirements: Successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree
in Fire Science, Public Management or closely related field, or ten
years of experience in fire service with demonstrated rank
advancement, at least 5 years of responsible administrative
experience in firefighting activities supplemented by in-service
training courses; or an equivalent combination of experience and
Must have demonstrated ability to develop and administer a budget
and take a proactive leadership role in meeting budget goals
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Valid Kansas driver's license.
Send resume to Human Resources Administrator, City of Parsons, KS,
PO Box 1037, Parsons, KS 67357; . Review of applications will begin
October 15, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.
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