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South Daytona is a small, residential, and business-friendly community bordering the Halifax River. It is located only minutes away from the World-acclaimed Atlantic Ocean beaches that attract more than eight million tourists a year. Well kept residential areas, excellent schools, beautiful public parks, abundant shopping and dining opportunities, and a responsive city government make South Daytona a great place to live, work and play.

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Utility Billing: 386.322.3002
Permits, Signs & Bus. Tax: 386.322.3020
Code Enforcement: 386.322.3025
Trash & Recycling: 386.322.3080
Parks & Recreation: 386.322.3070
Nuisance Animals: 386.323.3568
Utility Repairs: 386.323.3568
After Hours Utility Dispatch: 386.323.3568
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The City of South Daytona is seeking a disciplined, results-oriented, professional, energetic Fire Chief. Under the administrative direction of the City Manager, candidate is responsible for all employees and activities of the Fire Department ensuring public safety through advanced fire inspection, prevention and control methodologies. Considerable independent judgment and discretion is required in directing the daily operation of the department.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in fire science, public administration or other closely related field with specialized training in modern fire department administration, supplemented by ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience as a departmental officer with responsibility for significant portions of departmental operations. Applicant must be nicotine free.

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-REQUIRED
• Valid Florida Driver's License
• Valid Certification of Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC)
• Florida State Minimum Standards Certification as a Firefighter in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• Florida State Licensed Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• BLS/CPR certified in accordance with the American Heart Association
• Current Florida Fire Safety Inspector I
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification I & II
• Must possess the National Incident Management System (NIMS) ICS100, ICS200, ICS300, ICS400, IS700 and IS800 within 180 days of employment.

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-PREFERRED
• Florida State Licensed Paramedic in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified by the American Heart Association
• State of Florida Fire Instructor I Certification
• Chief Fire Officer credentialing from the Center for Public Safety Excellence or Executive Fire Officer graduate from the National Fire Academy
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification III
Excellent benefit package including the Florida Retirement System. If interested, submit a completed application (download from our web site at www.southdaytona.org/department/index.php?structureid=17 or obtain at City Hall).The City of South Daytona is seeking a disciplined, results-oriented, professional, energetic Fire Chief. Under the administrative direction of the City Manager, candidate is responsible for all employees and activities of the Fire Department ensuring public safety through advanced fire inspection, prevention and control methodologies. Considerable independent judgment and discretion is required in directing the daily operation of the department.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in fire science, public administration or other closely related field with specialized training in modern fire department administration, supplemented by ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience as a departmental officer with responsibility for significant portions of departmental operations. Applicant must be nicotine free.

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-REQUIRED
• Valid Florida Driver s License
• Valid Certification of Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC)
• Florida State Minimum Standards Certification as a Firefighter in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• Florida State Licensed Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• BLS/CPR certified in accordance with the American Heart Association
• Current Florida Fire Safety Inspector I
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification I & II
• Must possess the National Incident Management System (NIMS) ICS100, ICS200, ICS300, ICS400, IS700 and IS800 within 180 days of employment.

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-PREFERRED
• Florida State Licensed Paramedic in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified by the American Heart Association
• State of Florida Fire Instructor I Certification
• Chief Fire Officer credentialing from the Center for Public Safety Excellence or Executive Fire Officer graduate from the National Fire Academy
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification III
Excellent benefit package including the Florida Retirement System. If interested, submit a completed application (download from our web site at www.southdaytona.org/department/index.php?structureid=17 or obtain at City Hall).
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The City of South Daytona is seeking a disciplined, results-oriented, professional, energetic Fire Chief.  Under the administrative direction of the City Manager, candidate is responsible for all employees and activities of the Fire Department ensuring public safety through advanced fire inspection, prevention and control methodologies.  Considerable independent judgment and discretion is required in directing the daily operation of the department.  

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in fire science, public administration or other closely related field with specialized training in modern fire department administration, supplemented by ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience as a departmental officer with responsibility for significant portions of departmental operations.  Applicant must be nicotine free.

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-REQUIRED
• Valid Florida Drivers License
• Valid Certification of Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC)
• Florida State Minimum Standards Certification as a Firefighter in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• Florida State Licensed Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in accordance with Florida State Statutes
• BLS/CPR certified in accordance with the American Heart Association
• Current Florida Fire Safety Inspector I
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification I & II
• Must possess the National Incident Management System (NIMS) ICS100, ICS200, ICS300, ICS400, IS700 and IS800 within 180 days of employment. 

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES-PREFERRED
• Florida State Licensed Paramedic in accordance with Florida State Statutes 
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified by the American Heart Association
• State of Florida Fire Instructor I Certification
• Chief Fire Officer credentialing from the Center for Public Safety Excellence or Executive Fire Officer graduate from the National Fire Academy
• State of Florida Fire Officer Certification III
Excellent benefit package including the Florida Retirement System.  If interested, submit a completed application (download from our web site at https://www.southdaytona.org/department/index.php?structureid=17 or obtain at City Hall).

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