Fire Chief

City of Jacksonville

Location: Jacksonville, AR

The City of Jacksonville, Arkansas is seeking candidates for the position of Fire Chief.  Jacksonville is a community of approximately 29,000 residents and is a very family oriented City.  The successful candidate will be highly knowledgeable in all aspects of fire service, including EMS and have a leadership style that is characterized by integrity, ethical decision making, responsibility and community service. Candidates must be at least the rank of chief officer, have at least 10 years of paid firefighting experience and 8 years of paid fire service management.  An education level equivalent to four years of college and Chief Officer I & II courses are preferred. A current EMT license is required.  Candidates must have experience with computers, budgeting, policy/procedure development, have great customer service skills and possess a solid understanding of the Incident Command System. Candidates must live within City limits or be willing to relocate within 12 months from hire date.  The City of Jacksonville offers a competitive benefits package. Salary DOE 

Application’s may be obtained at City Hall, 1 Municipal Drive or EOE

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