Fire Marshal/Emergency Management Coordinator

Watauga County
Published
May 26, 2021
Location
814 West King Street, Suite 205, Boone, NC
Category
Billing Address
814 West King Street, Suite 205 Boone, NC 28607
First Name
Monica
Last Name
Harrison
Phone Number
828-265-8000
County
Watauga
Closing Date
June 25, 2021

Description

Watauga County Emergency Services Department is accepting applications for the position of Fire Marshal/EM Coordinator.  Position ensures compliance with the fire code through periodic inspections of non-residential buildings; provides technical assistance to emergency response agencies; coordinates emergency services during emergencies; investigates cause and origin of fires; maintains records and files; prepares reports.   Position alternates on-call status with the Assistant Fire Marshal/EM Coordinator. County benefit package includes health insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. Application Deadline for Position is Friday, June 25, 2021.  Watauga County is an EEOE.

Salary

Salary Grade 11, $52,025

Qualifications

Knowledge of emergency management methods, practices and techniques, familiarity with fire code is required.  Graduation from an accredited community college with major course work in public safety, public administration or a related field and extensive fire inspection and investigation experience is preferred.

Special Requirements

Possession of standard Level III Fire Inspector Certificate Required. Certified Arson Investigator or equal experience preferred.

Miscellaneous

Apply through NC Works Career Center, 130 Poplar Grove Connector, Boone, NC 28607, (828) 265-5385. Applications can be submitted by mail, email [email protected], or fax (828) 265-5410.