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Executive Recruitment

ESCI is the leader in public safety executive recruitment and selection. In addition, we also have a database of highly qualified personnel if you’re needing an interim executive while searching for a permanent executive.

Current Openings

Fire Chief

Central Valley Fire District (MT)

The Central Valley Fire District, Montana, is seeking a new Fire Chief. The District serves the City of Belgrade, North Four Corners, Valley Center, Springhill, Reese Creek, Dry Creek, River Rock, and Gallatin Heights. The District currently has 7 fire stations with 34-career line firefighters and 20 volunteer firefighters. Station 1, the administrative Station, and Station 3, in Four Corners, are staffed with full-time career staffing 24/7. Station 2 is a volunteer resident Station, housing up to 4 Resident Firefighters. Station 6 doubles as a volunteer station, as well as our maintenance facility. Stations 4, 5, and 7 are volunteer only stations. CVFD has a 6-acre full-service training facility where Bozeman Fire, Big Sky Fire, and CVFD hold the Gallatin Valley Fire Academy. If you meet the minimum qualifications and desire to manage a growing, passionate agency, don’t miss the opportunity to apply.

 

Central Valley Fire District – Fire Chief Recruitment Brochure – (opens in browser)
Central Valley Fire District – Fire Chief Job Description – (opens in browser)
Central Valley Fire District – Fire Chief Application – (application will save to your Downloads folder)

Salary: $156,167/year base salary (total compensation $226,746/year)

  • Pension through Montana Firefighter’s Unified Retirement System
  • 457 Deferred Retirement Benefit
  • Health insurance paid 100% by District
  • Healthcare Reimbursement up to $2,800/year
  • District vehicle provided

Please submit a signed and completed application, cover letter, resume, and any other relevant supporting documentation no later than 5:00 p.m. Pacific on Thursday, February 29, 2024.

Application materials must be sent electronically to: recruitment@esci.us


Fire Chief

Longview Fire Department (WA)

The City of Longview, who celebrated 100 years in 2023, is seeking a Fire Chief to lead the City’s Fire Department activities and operations and to protect the City in a customer-oriented and cost-effective manner.  The LFD services an area of approximately 14.7 square miles comprised of urban/suburban development and responds to approximately 6,500 calls yearly out of two fire stations.  LFD’s front-line service providers consist of 31 career Firefighter/EMTs, 15 Firefighter/Paramedics, 3 Battalion Chiefs, an Administrative Battalion Chief and a Fire Marshal.  Each of three 24-hour shift platoons is led by a Battalion Chief.  Primary Response Vehicles include 1 ladder truck, 2 engines, and 1 ambulance.

If you meet the minimum qualifications and desire to manage a growing, passionate agency, don’t miss the opportunity to apply.

Longview Fire Department – Fire Chief Recruitment Brochure (opens in browser)
Longview Fire Department – Fire Chief Job Description (opens in browser)
Longview Fire Department – Fire Chief Application (application will save to your downloads folder)

The Salary Range for this position is $121,896 – $164,580.  Starting salary is dependent upon experience and education.  The City also provides a generous benefit package.

Please submit a signed and completed applicationcover letterresume, and any other relevant supporting documentation.  This position is open until filled. First review of resumes will be Friday, March 8, 2024.

Application materials must be sent electronically to: recruitment@esci.us

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