City of Janesville
18 North Jackson Street
Janesville, WI 53548
Starting Salary: $115,000
Sworn Officers: 157
Application Deadline: 11/16/18
Janesville, WI, (population 64,359), a well-regarded Council-Manager community in scenic south central Wisconsin seeks experienced, creative, team-focused, and service-oriented professional to lead the Fire Department in the functions of effective and efficient risk reduction, fire and rescue, emergency medical, and special services in accordance with Federal, State, and City regulations. Responsible for 97 FTEs and a $11.8M operating budget. Additionally, through an inter-governmental agreement serves as the Fire Chief for the Milton Township / Milton Fire Department consisting of 60 part-time firefighters and a $1M operating budget.
Strong work ethic, integrity, proven and developed leadership, management, analytical & communication skills, adaptability and creativity essential; collaborator with problem solving skills & team building orientation; planning & organizational skills; proven ability to initiate & implement.
Planning and directing the work activities and operations of the Fire Department as set forth by the City Council and City Administration, City policy, and applicable state and federal regulations.
$115,000 firm with opportunity to earn up to a 5% increase after 6 months based on good job performance
Excellent fringe benefits
The job description and additional information
may be found at:
Only properly completed applications submitted on Janesville's HR jobs webpage will be considered.
Position open until filled. November 16, 2018 first review of applications.
Qualified persons should submit a cover letter, résumé of experience and qualifications, and five professional references through the link provided above.
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