Assistant Fire Chief

  • 1 Position(s) Available
  • Wage: $67,252 - $95,750 per year
  • Benefits Offered
  • Testing Required (No Appointment Needed)
  • Available Until: 5:00 pm CST, October 30, 2020


Fire and Rescue

description of work

The Assistant Chief assists the Fire Chief in planning, organizing, and directing programs that support the operations of Hastings Fire-Rescue. This includes, but is not limited to, the coordinating and conducting of activities within the support programs of Fleet, Facilities, Training, EMS, PPE, and Communications/Technology. The Assistant Chief formulates policy, procedure, goals, and budget recommendations for consideration by the Fire Chief and assists the Fire Chief in achieving these and other mandates of the City.

See complete job description for full details.

***Fire Team testing will be by invitation only based on eligibility verification on    November 6, 2020.

***Assessment Center invites will be based on Fire Team and Qualification Review results on November 30, 2020.


This position is full-time and FLSA exempt.
Normal hours are Monday thru Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
but may be called to fire alarms or other emergencies

residency requirement

Yes, 30 minutes from duty station, per Google maps.


Interested individuals may apply online (link available at top of this page).

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1228 N Denver Ave
Hastings, NE 68901

Deadline to apply: 5:00 pm CST, October 30, 2020.

EOE/M/F/D/Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace/E-verify Participant
This position is subject to veteran's preference per Neb. statute 48-225 thru 48-227.

Contact Us

City of Hastings Human Resources
City of Hastings
1228 N. Denver Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 462-3698