chief officer – act fire & rescue

act emergency services agency

  • lead, influence and contribute to a safe community
  • drive innovation and change initiatives
  • executive level appointment

Interested in making your mark by contributing to a safer community as part of a collaborative, responsive executive team in this vital emergency services agency?

ACT Fire & Rescue provides the ACT with response capability in all areas of firefighting, rescues and incidents involving hazardous material and chemical, biological and radiological events.  Reporting to the Commissioner of ACT Emergency Services Agency, this key appointment strategically leads ACTF&R to deliver responsive, contemporary and efficient urban firefighting and rescue services.

The role will appeal to someone seeking an executive level appointment as part of a forward-thinking leadership group where ownership and innovation are encouraged.  With significant strategic and operational leadership experience within urban fire services, your political astuteness, diplomacy, resilience and capacity to build positive relationships across key stakeholder groups will enable you to contribute to the Agency’s next level of growth and success. Sound like you?

The ACT Government is committed to creating great workplaces with positive cultures that demonstrate respect, equity and diversity for all employees.

Closing date:  Friday 24 September 2021


For further information contact Rosemary Hardham on (+61) 3 8648 6552.
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ACT, Canberra
  • This position has been filled.