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. The deadline for submittal is October 1, 2021. EOE/ADA employer.

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