City of Seneca, South CarolinaSunday, February 17, 2019
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The City of Seneca, SC, is seeking an accomplished, experienced professional for the following position:


The City of Seneca is currently accepting applications for the position of Fire Chief. This position manages and operates the Fire Department for the City, as well as implements fire prevention and suppression to prevent or minimize the loss of life and property by fire. Supervises all Fire Department staff and volunteers, either directly or through subordinate
supervisors and directs departmental in-service training. Ensures that all firefighters maintain their certification and receive necessary training. Duties include, but are not limited to, responding to alarms and serving as incident commander at the scene of major emergencies; supervises and coordinates the preparation and presentation of an annual budget for the Fire Department and controls the expenditure of departmental appropriations; evaluates the need for and recommends the purchase of new equipment and supplies, including planning for and reviewing the specifications for new or replaced equipment. This position reports to the City Administrator. Desired minimum qualifications:

1. Associate Degree in Fire Science, Public Administration or closely related field
2. Ten (10) years of experience in fire service work, three (3) years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity
3. Completion of the Fire Basic Training Academy or
4. Any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Requires a valid South Carolina Commercial Drivers License or the ability to obtain one within six months and applicant must be a Certified State Fire Marshall.

Submit cover letter, resume, and references to Mayor Dan Alexander, PO Box 4773,
Seneca, SC 29679. Accepting applications until position is filled. For more
information about the City of Seneca, visit

CLICK HERE to download Paper Application

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER(The City of Seneca does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
origin, sex, religion, age, and disability status in employment or the provision of services.)

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