Employment Opportunity - Fire Chief, Lloydminster

City of Lloydminster
Fire Chief

Under the administrative direction of the City Clerk, the Fire Chief is responsible for directing and leading the Lloydminster Fire Department which is a combination Fire Service that is comprised of both Fulltime and paid on call Firefighters. This individual plans, organizes, directs and controls the activities of the department. The position is responsible for planning, directing and evaluating the organization, financial management, general administration, and efficient operation of the fire suppression and prevention activities of the Lloydminster Fire Department with the goal of mitigating losses of life and property due to fire. In addition to managing the internal affairs of the department, the Chief is responsible for coordinating departmental activities with other departments, local community organizations, and various stakeholder groups. Supervision is exercised over all firefighters, may need to assume incident command over all large emergency incidents. The work performed is characterized by the exercise of independent judgment in the development of short and long-range plans, rules, regulations and policies at the direction of the City Clerk, City Manager and City Council, and in accordance with generally accepted industry standard practices. The Chief is responsible for assuring the department is managed and performs professionally to deliver the highest level of service to the community.

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Application deadline is December 15, 2019.