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 Current Fire Employment Opportunities.     

Fire Chief , West Fargo, ND - - Closing Date: 2/27/2015

The West Fargo Fire Department, West Fargo North Dakota, is accepting applications for the position of Fire Chief due to retirement. The City of West Fargo is one of the fastest growing cities in the state with a population estimated at over 30,000 residents. The West Fargo Fire Department is a combination department consisting of the Fire Chief and three paid Fire Inspection/Prevention Officers and 40 volunteers operating out of two stations. Our coverage area includes 15 square miles within the City of West Fargo and three townships surrounding the City.
Salary range is $65,000-$90,000, DOE, with an attractive benefits package. Applications will be accepted until Friday February 27, 2015 at 4:00 PM. Job description and application can be found at

Fire Chief - Virginia, MN -- Closing Date: Until Position is filled

The City of Virginia Minnesota is currently taking applications for the position of Fire Chief with the Virginia Fire/EMS Department. 

Firefighter/Paramedic, Burnsville, MN -- Closing Date: 02/04/2015

Protect and save life and property through effective rescue and firefighting work, perform related fire prevention activities, equipment and facility maintenance, housekeeping functions as assigned, and perform other fire duties as directed. Respond to emergency medical calls and render aid to victims.

Position Salary Range:  $4,736/month to $6,329/month, DOQ (2014 rate)

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Fire Chief, Forest Lake, MN -- Closing Date: Until Position is Filled

The City of Forest Lake is recruiting for a Fire Chief to lead the Forest Lake Fire Department.  The Department serves the cities of Forest Lake (19,132 residents and 36 square miles) and Columbus (3,971 residents and 48 square miles) in the northern Twin Cities metropolitan area. The salary range for the position is $81,693 to $102,117 per year. 
A position description and application can be found at  Applicants are asked to electronically submit a letter of interest, resume, application, and related materials to City Administrator Aaron Parrish at  First review of applications will take place January 28th, 2015 and the position will remain open until filled. 

Firefighter, Hastings, MN -- Closing Date: Before 2/1/2015

The City of Hastings is accepting applications for the position of full-time firefighter.  Candidates must possess Firefighter I and II along with Hazardous Material Operations certifications and be an Emergency Medical Technician.  All firefighters will be trained to be paramedics.  Interested parties should apply at before February 1st. 
A full recruitment profile is available at:


 If you would like to post your job opening for your fire service on this page 
Send the information to Scott Radke at Minnesota State Fire Marshal's Headquarters.