Fire and EMS Chief
Chugiak Volunteer Fire and Rescue Co. Inc., outside of Anchorage, Alaska is in search of its next dynamic leader. The current chief became the first full-time chief in 2017 and has notified the department that they will be leaving this summer. Our next leader must have the technical knowledge required for the effective and efficient operation of firefighting, emergency medical services, disaster management, and fire prevention activities within the Chugiak Fire Service Area. He/she must possess a broad and comprehensive knowledge of fire service administration, modern firefighting, emergency medical services, rescue, and fire prevention techniques. This position involves very complex emergency scene tasks adherent to NIMS-ICS, social interactions, and the ability to work with diverse groups in high-stress situations. The chief is responsible for coordinating the strengths and challenges of a dedicated and professional volunteer department with a small paid staff, while integrating with neighboring service areas. The chief must be committed to the professionalism, development, and continuation of the department’s volunteer program which serves this community so well.
Salary range is $95,000 to $105,000 DOE, EOE
Job description and details for applying can be found at www.cvfrd.org