Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City Kansas 815 N 6th St, Kansas City, Kansas 66101, USA
Feb 16, 2018Full Time
The Kansas City Kansas Fire Department is a full-spectrum, life safety agency protecting the residents who live, work, and play in Kansas City, KS. The department is organized into 9 divisions: Administration, Operations/ Suppression, Emergency Medical Services, Logistics, Vehicle Maintenance, Training, Special Operations, Communications, and Prevention. Services provided by the Special Operations Division include Hazardous Material Teams, Urban Search and Rescue and Swift Water Rescue. The Operations/ Suppression services are located in 18 fire stations housing 22 companies and 9 EMS units. The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas is seeking a fire administrator who is an uncommon leader with a demonstrated track record of career accomplishments to serve as the next Fire Chief. Top candidates for this challenging leadership role must thrive in a robust, fast-paced, and complex environment and be creative, strategic, and able to fully implement best practices for a data-driven deployment of resources. The new Fire Chief for the Unified Government will need to be a courageous and forward-thinking leader who believes in making the right decisions for the benefit of the organization and the community served. This well-rounded, consummate professional will also embrace, appreciate, and celebrate the outstanding contributions and performance from all levels of the Department.