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Enumclaw Fire Department
Enumclaw, Washington
Salary$175,000 - $185,000
The Enumclaw Fire Department is headquartered in the City of Enumclaw, Washington, which is located in southeast King County on a plateau of agricultural and forested land nestled against the Cascade foothills. Enumclaw is 42 miles southeast of Seattle and is the “Gateway” to both north entrances to Mt. Rainier National Park and is also the gateway to Crystal Mountain Ski Resort, Washington’s premier alpine ski area. Enumclaw is home to 11,490 residents and was named the second safest city in Washington by BackgroundChecks.org in 2019.
The Enumclaw Fire Department provides emergency services to the City of Enumclaw, as well as the surrounding rural plateau. The Department covers approximately 56 square miles, protects a population of more than 20,000 citizens, and runs over 2,500 EMS and fire calls per year. Fire and EMS services are provided from two fire stations: Station 41 and Station 42. Primary services are provided from Station 41, which is staffed 24/7 by career firefighters and augmented by volunteer firefighters. Station 42 is primarily staffed utilizing a resident firefighter program. The Department is governed by a five-member Board of Fire Commissioners and operates on an annual budget of $6,541,300 with 26 FTEs, including the Fire Chief, a Deputy Fire Chief, Fire Marshal, Training Captain, three Shift Captains, 16 Firefighters, an Administrative Manager, and two Administrative Assistants.
Under the direction of the Fire Chief, the Deputy Fire Chief serves as second in command of the Fire Department. The Deputy Fire Chief’s activities include, but are not limited to, the management, coordination, planning, and organization of those activities not directly assumed by the Fire Chief. The Deputy Fire Chief will assist in labor negotiations and will act as the Fire Chief in his/her absence. The Deputy Fire Chief’s primary function is to oversee duty crews and emergency operations for the Fire District. The Deputy Fire Chief manages the Operations Division of the Fire Department; coordinates the functions of, and gives general direction to the Fire Marshal, Training Captain and Shift Captains.
For a complete position profile, full job description and to apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/, click on "Open Recruitments" and then click the position title. For questions, call 206-368-0050. The Enumclaw Fire Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review of applications: January 16, 2022 (open until filled).
Organization: Enumclaw Fire Department
Location: Enumclaw,  WA 
United States
Salary: $175,000 - $185,000
Posting Start Date: 12/16/2021
Date Posted: 12/16/2021
Requirements A High School diploma, GED or equivalent, a minimum of ten (10) years of full-time fire/EMS service experience in Washington State, and a minimum of five (5) years of supervisory experience as a Shift Commander or Battalion Chief, preferably in a fire department of comparable size or complexity, is required. (See complete position profile and full job description for additional requirements and preferred qualifications.)
Status: This listing expires on: 3/16/2022
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Enumclaw Fire Department

Enumclaw,  WA 98022
United States
(206) 368-0050

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