The City of Cincinnati, Ohio is recruiting nationally for a dynamic and highly experienced Fire Chief to manage the day-to-day operational activities of the Cincinnati Fire Department (CFD). The Fire Chief is responsible for leading a full-time staff of approximately 860 sworn firefighters and a 2017 operating budget of approximately $112 million. The CFD operates 26 fire stations throughout the City, housing 26 Engine companies; 12 Truck (ladder) companies; 2 Heavy Rescue units; and 12 Medic units (Advanced Life Support Transport units). This position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 10 years of progressively responsible leadership experience at the Chief or Deputy / Division / Battalion / Assistant Chief levels serving an urban population of 150,000 or more. An advanced degree is desired.
This position will close on May 12, 2017. Email compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, salary history, and 6 professional references to email@example.com. Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Robert Burg, Ralph Andersen & Associates, at (916) 630-4900.