Effingham NH - Part Time Working Fire ChiefPosted Nov 05, 2021
The Town of Effingham, NH (Pop 1,537), is seeking an experienced fire officer for the position of part-time fire chief. Effingham is a rural community adjacent to Green Mountain on the eastern boarder of Carroll County and is located within the New Hampshire Lake’s Region. Effingham is centrally located in proximity to North Conway and is 45 miles from Portland Maine.
The Chief is expected to work approximately 24 hours per week to maintain regular office hours, respond to emergencies when on-duty, attend training sessions and to be available for emergency call-backs. This includes covering two ten-hour scheduled day shifts and providing an average of 4 hours of training and call back emergency response. The chief is required to reside (or establish residency within a year) in the Town of Effingham or within 15 miles.