Dixon

Fire Chief (19980210)

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Fire
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Sacramento/Metro Area
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Full-Time
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4/17/2020 at 5pm
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$165,000.00-$215,000.00 Annually
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Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


Location

205 Ford Way Dixon, 95620

Description

****** E X T E N D E D   Friday, April 17, 2020 ******

The Chief will have responsibility for the overall operation of the Fire Department. Training, mentorship and departmental integration will be key priorities for this assignment. Will serve as Duty Chief on a rotating schedule with the Assistant Chiefs.

Additional responsibilities include: managing regional relationships with other fire entities, including local Fire Districts, and ensuring the City’s emergency preparedness status. Maintaining a close dialogue and relationship with the city management team, the department, and the community will be important attributes.                             

Exam Process  A limited  number of candidates whose applications show that, among those competing, they are better qualified in terms of related training and experience will be invited to participate in the following search schedule:

Panel Interview (Technical & General) ………..….……………….…… April 23, 2020

Finalist(s)—Confidential, Closed Session, Council Interview ... April 30, 2020

Employment ProcessingThose selected are subject to:

Extensive Background Check - Month of May 2020

Medical Exam & Drug Screen -  Month of June 2020

All in accordance with Federal law. 

Employee must provide proof of identity and legal right to work in the United States.

Veteran’s Preference Points: Veteran’s Preference points will be applied. A copy of the DD214 form must be filed at the time of application.

The City of Dixon is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / FEDERAL AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.

Reasonable Accommodation in the application, examination and selection process will be made upon request by calling (707) 678-7000 or TDD (707) 678-1489.

 

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate should have extensive experience working at a Battalion Chief classification or higher; California experience is strongly preferred.  A Bachelor’s degree is required.  A Master’s degree is preferred. Chief Officer Certification with the State of California is required.  The successful candidate must establish residency within the City of Dixon within 45 minutes of the closest City of Dixon Fire Station.

 

Benefits

The current salary for this position is in the range of $165,000 to $215,000 per year DOQ. 

The City of Dixon offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. The benefit program includes items from the Confidential Senior Management Classifications, a negotiated  employment agreement and other items listed in the recruitment flyer.

Special Instructions

To be considered for this exciting career opportunity, please submit a cover letter, resume and five (5) work references to be used in the final phase of the hiring process to Rachel Ancheta, Human Resources Director at rancheta@cityofdixon.us.  Deadline for submission has been established for Friday, April 17, 2020 (Extended).

Search Schedule

Resume and Cover Letter Final Filing Date ……..………….….… April 17, 2020 (Extended)

Panel Interview (Technical & General) …………………..…….......... April 23, 2020

Finalist(s)—Confidential, Closed Session, Council Interview .  April 30, 2020

Background Check ………………………………………………..…... Month of May 2020

Medical Exam ………………………………………………….…......... Month of June 2020

Process completed ……………………………………………….…...……….  June 30, 2020

 

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
(707)678-7000
Contact phone extension: 
x1111
Contact email: