Fire Chief

West Tisbury, Massachusetts

Small, rural community on the Island of Martha’s Vineyard seeks a Fire Chief to replace the Chief who will retire after 27 years of service. The town has a population of over 3,200 year round residents with a substantial seasonal increase. The Fire Department is a volunteer force with a roster of around 40 people.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in firefighting, fire prevention and fire safety. Significant supervisory experience is required with managerial experience an asset.  Qualified candidates should show an ability to attract and retain new volunteers. Salary is negotiable.

Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to the Board of Selectmen through Jennifer Rand, Town Administrator by March 5, 3:30 p.m. Applications should only be submitted electronically, by email, to West Tisbury is an equal opportunity employer.