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Competitive Exam and Job Announcement For:

Fire Chief

Job Description: 

The Fire Chief shall assume the role of Chief Executive Officer and as such provide responsible and technical support to the citizens, visitors, Board of Directors, and personnel of the District.                         

The Fire Chief, through separate employment agreement with the Lake Valley Fire Protection District, shall work directly for the Board of Directors and represent the best interests of the organization to any person, group or agency having business with the District.

The Fire Chief shall ensure the mission and values of the Lake Valley Fire Protection District are maintained along with all current Board of Directors Policies, Standard Operating Guidelines, Memorandums of Understanding, grant agreements and interagency operating plans and agreements.

The primary function of this position is to plan, direct, coordinate, organize and supervise the activities of the Lake Valley Fire Protection District, while providing leadership and a safe, rewarding workplace.

The Fire Chief responds to incidents as deemed necessary to ensure effective and efficient delivery of emergency services to the District.

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How To Apply for a Job. 

Applications are available by clicking here, Job Application, or at Lake Valley Fire Protection District Station 7

Deliver or mail completed applications and proof of minimum requirements to:

Lake Valley Fire Station 7
2211 Keetak St.
So. Lake Tahoe, CA. 96150

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