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Silver City has updated its annual Parks and Activity Directory, a booklet with information for all ages about all kinds of activity opportunities available in Silver City. Learn more!

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Sanitation Schedule
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Town of Silver City
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062


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Fire Chief
The Town of Silver City is accepting applications for the position of Fire Chief.

Responsibilities include: management and operations of the Fire Department and providing the Town with adequate fire protection and emergency medical services.
Requirements include: NM Class E Driverís License; NM EMT-Intermediate; Certified in Fire Officer II and obtain Fire Officer III & IV upon class availability; prefer certification in Firemanship 1, 2 and Fire Leadership Certification; Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or related degree of equivalent relation to Fire Dept. Administration; or equivalent experience in upper level management, Fire Science and EMS management; 10 years of increasingly responsible fire service experience; 2 years in an administrative capacity; exceptional managerial and leadership skills. Must be customer-service oriented, visionary and a proven strategic thinker; ability to stay focused and proactive in a fast-paced environment; levelheaded with crisis management skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; computer literate; ability to manage and coordinate staff through appropriate delegation and work supervision; ability to develop goals and priorities; assign tasks and projects and meet regularly with staff; provide for proper training and development of staff; ability to hear appeals and grievances, recommend corrective actions, provide counseling, coaching and conduct performance appraisals; able to prioritize competing demands and determine appropriate actions required; ability to pass drug and alcohol tests.
Application, copies of valid NM driverís license, certification and education proof must be submitted by February 17, 2017. The Town of Silver City application, complete position description, and hiring policy are available for review at City Hall or www.townofsilvercity.org.

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