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Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Known for its historical distinction as the first settlement west of the Rocky Mountains and its present-day nickname of "Little San Francisco," the City of Astoria Fire Department is now seeking a Fire Chief. 

The Astoria Fire Department is a combination department comprised of 9 career staff, 14 volunteer firefighters, a Deputy Chief, a part-time administrative assistant, and the Fire Chief. The Fire Chief is responsible for administering planning and directing the operations of the Fire Department under the direction of the City Manager and for providing direct supervision to the Deputy Chief/Training Officer and clerical staff. For more information on Astoria and the position opening, see the following links.

Astoria Fire Chief Position Description

Astoria Fire Department Chief Brochure

Astoria Fire Department Fire Chief Application for Employment 

Salary range: $86,105–$104,662. Starting salary is dependent upon experience and qualifications. The City also includes an excellent benefit package.

Please submit a signed and completed applicationresumecover letter, and any other relevant supporting documentations no later than 5:00 PM PST on Monday, July 9, 2018.

Application materials must be sent electronically, with return receipt request, to:

Please direct all inquiries regarding position details, application process, and application materials to the email address above.

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