Cedar Rapids, Iowa Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
Nov 16, 2018Full Time
Cedar Rapids operates under the Council-Manager Form of government and the City Council consists of eight council members plus the Mayor. The Council appoints a City Manager to oversee the day-to-day operations of the City. Reporting directly to the City Manager, the Fire Chief oversees an accredited fire and emergency services department with 148 full time employees operating from nine (9) stations supported by a $20M annual budget. The Cedar Rapids Fire Department (CRFD) provides a number of unique training and emergency rescue services and is home to the USAR team Iowa Task Force One, providing Urban Search and Rescue capabilities to the entire state of Iowa.