Fire Chief

The City of Berlin, NH, is accepting applications for the full-time position of Fire Chief. This Department Head position, which reports directly to the City Manager, is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and participating in Fire Safety, EMS activity and operations and Building Code Compliance.  This position includes highly responsible supervisory and administrative work in planning, organizing, budgeting, staffing, managing, and directing all administrative and technical aspects of the Fire Department and Code Enforcement.

Candidates should have significant experience in fire prevention, fire-fighting, staff leadership and training and giving public presentations.  Experience in building code enforcement is preferred. Candidates should possess an Associate’s Degree in Fire Protection, Fire Science or Public Administration and five years’ experience as a Fire Captain or higher rank. The position includes full City benefits. Pay will be determined based on the qualifications and experience of the candidate.

Job description is available at the City Manager’s Office (603-752-7532), Berlin City Hall, 168 Main Street, Berlin, NH 03570, Monday thru Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. Interested applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest to the City Manager’s Office, City Hall 168 Main Street, Berlin, NH 03570, (603-752-7532), info@berlinnh.gov  by Friday July 12, 2019.

  The City of Berlin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.