The Deputy Fire Marshal is responsible for overseeing the Bureau of Fire Prevention Division and also for performing a variety of professional, administrative and managerial duties in relation to fire prevention and public education, community risk reduction, fire investigation, plans reviews, site inspections, and other duties as assigned. The position reports to the Deputy Chief of Administration/Fire Marshal and interacts with Town management and personnel, property owners, area businesses, local media, homeowners, developers, insurance agents, consultants, other related professionals, and the general public.
Hilton Head Island is the largest barrier island off the Atlantic coast with 22,000 acres of semi-tropical low country geography which includes unspoiled sea marshes, creeks, lagoons, forests and 12 miles of beach.
Protecting a population of approximately 35,000 full time residents and over a million visitors yearly, Hilton Head Island Fire Rescue has 7 fire stations served by an enhanced 911 communications dispatch center. We have obtained International Accreditation Status from the Commission on Fire Accreditation International, Inc for the 3rd time in 10 year and have built a reputation for excellence and innovation with the ability to meet the needs of our ever changing community.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $68,744.00 to $87,649.00 /year