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General Manager Recruitment

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Join the Kensington Fire Protectionevention team


The position ofas General Manager for the Kensington Fire Protectionevention District (District) is one of those rare opportunities to which public professionals gravitate.  Located in the beautiful East Bay hills of Northern California, the Kensington Fire Protection District has an exciting part-time career opportunity (typically 50-80%, variable as needed) of General Manager (GM).  The reasons include:are obvious, great location, great staffstable service contract with the El Cerrito Fire Department, interested educated and involved populace, compelling challenges, well-managed resources, and great Districta strong community spirit of solving problems and moving forward.  Located in the California’s beautiful Eeast Bbay hills, Kensington is a small n  of unincorporated  Kensington.  This localtownearea that offers the best in city, suburb, or and outdoor lifestyles, cultural and life quality anywhere. The KFPD team provides high quality/highly innovative fire and /medical response, and cutting-edge fire protection programs, equipment, and services.

The ideal candidate will have a MS or BA/BS degree in a related field, and 3-5 years of public management experience with demonstrated organizational leadership, strategic thinking, and successful community and stakeholder interactions.  A combination of education, public sector experience, along and with successfulrelevant knowledge and abilities may also qualify candidates.

These will not be the only qualifications, but a demonstrated experience and insistence forin public administration, /finances, and good governance will be important pre-requisites .

The annual equivalent salary range is $175,000-$206,000 DOQ, along with a negotiated generous benefits package. Recruitment closes on AUGUST 14.  Email us for a candidate brochure with more job related detail.  Correspondence directly to the District will not be considered.

Send your resume, 3 professional references and cover letter in one electronic document to This recruitment will close on August 14, 2019. The complete brochure can be found here:

KFPD GM Brochure.pdf

Send your cover letter, resume, and references in one electronic document to


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