Town of Lake Waccamaw

Fire Chief

The Town of Lake Waccamaw has a full-time vacancy for the position of Fire Chief. The Department is a combination of paid staff and volunteers, maintaining two stations. Position works under the Town Manager and is essential during emergency situations. Requirements include a bachelor’s or associate’s degree with coursework in Fire Science from an accredited university or community college; and supervisory experience in fire management. Supervisory experience working with volunteer fire departments is preferred.

Required certifications: Firefighter II; Fire Officer I; NC EMT- Basic Credential; NC Hazardous Materials Level I Responder; Chiefs 101; NIMS ICS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, and 800 courses; NC Emergency Vehicle Driver Certification; and a valid NC Class B driver’s license.

Salary will be determined based upon experience. Applications are available at Lake Waccamaw Town Hall – 205 Flemington Drive. Send completed application to Damon Kempski, Town Manager, P.O. Box 145 Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450.


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MAINTENANCE WORKER II – Lake Waccamaw.  Primary tasks include installation, repair, and reading of water meters; inspect and perform general maintenance on lift stations, pump stations and Wastewater Treatment Plant; maintain, repair, and clean streets public buildings and structures; construct, install, and maintain water and sewer line extensions.  Other duties include minor maintenance on Town vehicles, perform minor carpentry tasks, and drive vehicles to haul equipment and building equipment.  Work involves exposure to inclement weather, light to heavy physical activity, and exposure to personal safety hazards.   Require high school education or equivalent.  Candidate must possess a valid NC State driver’s license.  Successful candidate must pass a drug test.  Salary based on experience.  Applications for employment can be obtained from Lake Waccamaw Town Hall at 205 Flemington Drive or by calling (910) 646-3700.  Send completed application to Damon Kempski, Town Manager, P.O. Box 145 Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450.  Position Open until filled.  EOE/ADA employer.


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