Topeka FD (Open until filled)

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Agency: Topeka FD (Open until filled)
Topeka, Shawnee County, KS [View Map]
Position: FIRE CHIEF
Final Filing Date: May 4, 2017
Salary: Salary range: Up to $150,000, DOQ
Requirements: The City of Topeka, population 128, 000, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fire Chief, responsible for a $26.4M budget. The Fire Department is a 12 station, 245 personnel department. Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Fire Science, Public Administration, Business Administration or a closely related field plus at least 15 years of progressively responsible administrative and supervisory experience in fire suppression, life safety and emergency response. Leading by example, holding staff accountable, setting high expectations for the department, championing exceptional performance and quality outcomes are highly desired characteristics the next Fire Chief should possess. Primary responsibilities include: •Fire Department management •Short- and long-range strategic planning •Budget preparation and monitoring •Objectives and ideals of fire safety services and operations, including facilities, equipment and personnel needs. •Methods, equipment and materials used to provide fire and life safety services •Progressive approach to all of the above. Salary range: Up to $150,000, DOQ. View full position details here.
Immediate Openings:
Expected Openings :
Dept. Type : Paid
Population: 128,000
Number of Personnel: 245
To Apply: Apply on line at www.topeka.org/jobs.shtml. Contacts: (785)368-3867, CITY OF TOPEKA HUMAN RESOURCES, 215 SE 7TH STREET, ROOM 170, TOPEKA, KANSAS 66603.
F.D. / City Web Site: www.topeka.org/jobs.shtm
Announced By: FireRecruit.com
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