ASSISTANT FIRE CHIEF/FIRE MARSHAL

The Caldwell Fire Department, Caldwell Idaho, provides Fire and Rescue services to the City of Caldwell and surrounding fire district. The department serves a rapidly growing area 30 miles west of Boise, Idaho, with a combination department of 27 full-time and 15 volunteers. The department response to 2,000 plus calls a year in a service area of 120 plus square miles.

The department is seeking an Assistant Chief/Fire Marshal to direct and participate in fire prevention/education activities and code enforcement, inspections and plan reviews. The ideal candidate shall have knowledge of codes, laws, statutes, ordinances, relating to fire protection and prevention; knowledge with the Uniform Fire Code and NFPA standards; meets medical and physical agility requirements; Associates degree and seven years of progressive Fire Department experience, including at least 2 years at the company officer level or equivalent experience and training.

Salary range: $40,686 to $56,961 with good benefit package.

To apply send resumes to the Caldwell Fire Department, 310 South 7th Ave, Caldwell Idaho 83605, fax (208) 455-3014, business phone (208) 455-3032. Filing deadline 5:00 p.m. January 3, 2000.