Deputy Fire Chief

Deputy Fire Chief

City of Somersworth, NH

NEW POSITION available July 1, 2024. The City of Somersworth Fire Department is a highly skilled, dedicated, and proactive organization that strives to provide the highest level of protection to life, property, and the environment for our 12,000 residents living within 10 square miles.  The City includes an array of urban, suburban, and rural areas with the character, charm, and history that dates back to the original settlers organizing as a Parish in 1729.Like this great City, the Fire Department has a proud past, a bright future, and is on the move.

The Deputy Fire Chief is responsible for the supervision and administration of daily operations of the fire department along with Training and Prevention. Reports directly to the Fire Chief and fulfills the duties of the Fire Chief in their absence. Performs highly responsible administrative and supervisory work. Coordination is maintained with the Fire Chief in order to ensure that the Fire Department’s mission is accomplished. Pay Range $83,470 to $109,824 DOQ.

For more details:

The City offers a competitive benefit package including holidays, leave, medical, dental, life and disability insurance, NH Retirement System, and optional 457 retirement plans.

Please submit resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, 1 Government Way, Somersworth, NH 03878 or

First review, 6/10/24. Applications will be accepted until filled. EOE.

City of Somersworth
Close Date: 
Saturday, August 31, 2024
$83,470 - $109,824 DOQ