Assistant Fire Chief - Support Services
St. Charles, Illinois
City of St. Charles
2 E. Main Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
Salary: See Below
Application Deadline: 7/15/12
City of St. Charles
Assistant Fire Chief Ė Support Services
This position is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating, and evaluating the activities of the Fire Prevention Bureau (FPB) and the Bureau of Safety and Training. This position will serve as City Fire Marshal as well as the Fire Department Health, Safety, and Training Officer. This position participates in the drafting and enforcement of fire prevention ordinances and municipal codes. Oversees the review of building plans for compliance with fire safety features, assures the investigation of all fires, and supervises the annual life safety inspection program. This position will maintain all Fire Prevention Bureau files, coordinate the Department training calendar, conduct department training, and maintain all department training records.
Supervises employees and assists with the development, implementation, and enforcement of policies and procedures. Attends staff meetings, prepares and presents reports, and participates in providing technical presentations. Participates in long range planning, prepares the annual report and business plan. To ensure success, partners with the Human Resources Department, Community Development, and other organizations (i.e., Illinois Fire Service Institute, State Fire Marshal, Illinois Department of Labor, OSHA). In the absence of the Fire Chief, this position may assume the duties of the department director when assigned.
If selected, successful completion of a background check, physical, functional capacity evaluation, and drug screen are required.
Starting pay will be commensurate with experience.
Excellent benefit package provided.
Apply on-line at:
no later than July 15, 2012
Please complete the employment application including salary history. Resumes should be attached in the on-line application.
Any additional documents may be sent to:
The City of St. Charles is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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