Employment Opportunity

Whatcom County Fire District 1 seeks experienced fire service leader to serve as 


The Division Chief is responsible for maintenance and repairs to apparatus and facilities and ensures a state of operational readiness of a combination fire district.  This position provides and conducts a variety of management, technical support and administrative duties in helping oversee day-to-day operations.  A member of the District management team, the Division Chief oversees the maintenance division and may represent the district in the absence of the Fire Chief or Assistant Fire Chief.  Works closely and coordinates with other managers and subordinates in the accomplishment of District goals and objectives.

 Responds to emergency incidents as a command officer at all times of the day or night; coordinates with the other chiefs for 24-hour on call response coverage.  Helps determine appropriate action and response to incidents and may direct operations to assure the safe, efficient and effective deployment of personnel, equipment and resources. Please click here for full job description.

TO APPLY: Qualified applicants are encouraged to complete the Application Form here and submit it, along with a resume and cover letter, to Kara Turner at kara@turnerhrservices.com by May 4, 2020. Position open until filled.

Janell Tjoelker,
Mar 25, 2020, 9:25 PM
Janell Tjoelker,
Mar 25, 2020, 9:26 PM