Deputy Fire Chief

City of Santa Maria

Are you looking for affordable coastal, central California living and a career with an innovative, forward thinking organization where you will have exceptional opportunities to advance your career, take on exciting projects, and be a part of a dynamic leadership team? Then the City of Santa Maria is a great match for you!
The City of Santa Maria is looking for a Deputy Fire Chief to oversee the department’s daily operations.  This is a newly created position to assist with the administration, operations, safety, employee and union relations, and staff development of the Fire Department. The Deputy Fire Chief should have experience with labor and employee relations, policy and procedures, organizational and strategic planning, employee training and development, workplace safety, risk management, fire safety operations, budget development and oversight, and risk management. The successful candidate will have a history of thinking beyond bureaucracy, enthusiastically seek collaboration and community engagement, and provide excellence in service and programs.

For more information and how to apply
Apply by November 12th for first consideration.

Please contact your recruiter, Katrina Garcia, with any questions:
Phone – (805) 925-0951, extension 2394
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