BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Regional Fire Services Manager


The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is seeking a dynamic leader to join our team as the Regional Fire Services Manager. This is a permanent part-time (0.6 FTE) position.

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is situated in the heart of Vancouver Island. It includes the municipalities of Port Alberni, Tofino, and Ucluelet, the Treaty Nations of Huu-ay-aht, Uchucklesaht, Toquaht and Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ and six electoral areas, all-encompassing the West Coast’s most dramatic and majestic landscapes.

Reporting to the Protective Services Manager, the Regional Fire Services Manager will be the key manager responsible for providing leadership, coordination and organizational management support to the Fire Chiefs of the ACRD’s three Volunteer Fire Departments.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated superb planning, leadership, organization and management skills. This role requires a professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with, a management team, volunteer fire chiefs, first responders, and residents. The complete job description is available at

This exempt position offers an attractive salary and comprehensive benefits package. The office is located in Port Alberni, which offers quality affordable housing in the heart of world-class recreational and outdoor opportunities.

Qualified applicants are invited to forward their resume by 4:30 pm on Friday, January 31, 2020 to:

Wendy Thomson, General Manager of Administrative Services
Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
3008 Fifth Avenue, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 2E3
Phone: (250) 720-2706
Fax: 250 723-1327

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however; only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Port Alberni, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Fire / Rescue / First Aid Services
Posted: January 7, 2020, 1:50 pm
Expires: January 31, 2020, 4:30 pm