Fire Chief

City of Piedmont, CA


Fire Chief

City of Piedmont, California


Located in the beautiful Oakland Hills overlooking the San Francisco Bay, the community of Piedmont (pop. 11,000) is characterized by a stable, well-educated, and sophisticated population. Piedmont is almost entirely zoned for single-family dwelling residential use, and a significant portion of the city is located in canyon areas with urban/wild land intermix. A full-service charter city, Piedmont enjoys an outstanding team of 93 full-time public servants. Piedmont residents hold the Fire Department in high regard, and firefighters go the extra mile by providing concierge service.  The Fire Chief oversees a department with three Captains, three Lieutenants, and 18 engineers, firefighters, and firefighter/paramedics.  The projected fiscal year 2018/19 departmental budget is $6.2 million.  Experience with ambulance transport will be highly beneficial. Three years of command or supervisory experience and a four-year degree or equivalent is required.  The current top step in the salary range is $193,164. 


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Peckham & McKenney


Please do not hesitate to contact Bobbi Peckham toll-free at (866) 912-1919 if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process.


Filing deadline: June 29, 2018                                                                       



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