Full-time Fire Chief

The town of Bridgton has an opening for a full-time Fire Chief with a professional background who has demonstrated success in leading a fire department. The current Chief is retiring effective May 1. Applicants must have experience in managing a workforce of approximately 30-40 volunteer firefighters, four fire stations and a minimum of five years management level experience in a similar size volunteer department; demonstrate knowledge of fire operations and management procedures; instructor training; Firefighter II or higher; National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) certification; experience with municipal budgeting, community relations, staffing, planning and working with other town departments.

A complete job description is available at: https://bridgtonmaine.org/documents/fire-chief/

Interested candidates must submit an application for employment, cover letter, and resume to: Jerusha Murray, Executive Secretary, 3 Chase St., Suite 1, Bridgton, Maine 04009 by Friday, March 1 by 4 p.m.

Download the town of Bridgton Employment Application at:


The town of Bridgton is an equal opportunity employer