Job Postings

Fire Chief Posting, Saginaw

by mobrian on March 20, 2014

The Fire Chief reports directly to the City Manager. The Fire Chief is responsible for administration and supervision of a 50-member full-time department dedicated to the protection of life and property and the prevention and control of fire to a population of 51,230 located over 17.5 square miles. The Fire Department operates out of four fire stations; 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Staff includes a Training Officer, a Fire Marshal and three Battalion Chiefs who direct three fire suppression shifts.

The department responded to 3,220 incidents during 2013 and has a current annual budget of $10.4M.  Fire suppression is the primary service; however, the department provides hazardous material resources, water rescue, ice rescue, fire investigation, confined space rescue, code enforcement and community education, including a school Fire Safety program. The department is also actively involved in homeland security and is one of 15 Regional Response Teams to respond to weapons of mass destruction incidents within the state. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Fire Protection, Public Administration or Business highly preferred; an equivalent combination of education, training and experience in Fire Service would be considered.(Master’s preferred)
  • Minimum five years’ progressively responsible [click to continue…]


Bangor Township Hiring a Fire Chief

by mobrian on March 20, 2014

Applications Due April 2

With the announcement of Fire Chief Donahue, Banger Township is looking to hire a replacement Fire Chief.   The position notice indicates the City is looking for the minimum requirements of firefighter II, Fire Officer and graduate of the National Fire Academy EFO program or the applicant should have their Chief Fire Officer Designation.

Starting salary is around $58,000 see the attachments for more information!

Bangor Fire Chief Job Description

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City of Sturgis, Taking Applications

February 14, 2014

The City of Sturgis is currently seeking applications for a Full-time Firefighter. The position requires the employee to work 24 hour shifts, 10 to 12 days a month and the availability to cover overtime. Qualifications include but not limited to; a high school diploma or equivalent – with an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree preferred, a […]

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Fire Chief, City of St. Clair Shores

April 2, 2010

Taking Applications Thru April 9, 2010 Population 59,588, seeks a professional fire service/ALS executive. Directly responsible for managing operations for a department of 50, three fire stations, approx $6.6 M budget. Candidate should be innovative, flexible, and a problem solver valuing teamwork. Must have prior labor relations experience, proven leadership skills at a similar or […]

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City of Sturgis Taking Applications

March 14, 2010

Filling position for One Full Time Firefighter / EMT The City of Sturgis (Michigan) is currently accepting applications for the position of one full time fire fighter / EMT.  Complete information and an application packet is available on their web site at, or may be picked up at the station located at 124 North Nottawa […]

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North Berrien Fire Chief Posting

June 16, 2009

Fire Chief Wanted The North Berren Fire Rescue is taking applications for the postion of fire chief.  The department covers the City and Township of Coloma and Hagar Township.  An appointed fire board covers the management of the department which has 30 paid on call fire fighters. Must have:

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