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The City of Fremont is the eastern anchor of the Silicon Valley and is home to an ethnically and culturally diverse population of 226,551. With the recent opening of a new BART Station, the community is rapidly becoming the Bay Area’s top choice for work and play, and its housing market is considered one of the healthiest in the state. The Fremont Fire Department is supported by an annual operating budget of approximately $50 million and 160 FTEs (140 sworn/20 non-sworn).
Fremont is seeking an exceptional leader and mentor who is well-versed in contemporary fire service practices and progressive cultures. The ideal candidate will have a history of mentoring future managers and leaders, as well as supporting a nimble organization that is well positioned to keep pace with evolving community needs and service demands. Previous experience serving a diverse community will be considered favorably. Eight (8) years of fire service experience, of which at least five (5) include supervisory and administrative responsibility, and a Bachelor’s degree are required. A Master’s degree and/or formal leadership training is strongly preferred. Salary range up to $250,291.