The District of Barriere is searching for the right individual to lead our team of approximately 18 dedicated volunteer firefighters. The Barriere Fire Protection Area extends beyond the boundaries of the District with a number of properties being located in the surrounding Thompson Nicola Regional District Area “O”. The Fire Chief is appointed by Council and answers directly to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).
The Fire Chief is responsible for the organization and direction of the Barriere Volunteer Fire Department on a part time basis with compensation equivalent to approximately eight to ten hours of administrative commitment per week (approx.$12,000/yr at this time). Any hours over and above that are generally on a volunteer basis unless otherwise approved. The position’s official responsibilities and authority are set out in District of Barriere Bylaws No. 55 and No. 121 which are available for viewing online at www.barriere.ca.
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