Current Employment Opportunities at the Fire Marshal

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  • Senior Public Service Administrator - Opt 8B

    Expires: Thursday, September 5, 2019 12:00:00 AM

    Description of Duties / Essential Functions
    Subject to approval of the Chief Operating Officer, executes, controls, evaluates, plans, develops, organizes and principally administers all aspects of the Division of Boiler & Pressure Vessel Safety (Public Act 87-1169); performs highly complex and specialized studies; researches, develops and writes proposals affecting changes in statutes and administrative rules; serves as a policy maker, responsible for formulating policies and procedures for the enforcement of the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety Act and carrying them out agency and statewide; executes authority to commit the Agency to specific actions and services; executes supervisory authority of a staff of highly professional Boiler Safety Specialists in a statewide program of boiler and pressure vessel safety; serves as the Agency spokesperson for the statewide Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety and certification program; formulates and implements the divisions' budget; development and implementation of new boiler inspection programs; serves as an agency representative on National Boiler and Pressure Vessels Safety Standards technical committees.

    Minimum Requirements
    Requires knowledge, skill, and mental development equivalent to completion of four years of college, preferably with courses in engineering, business, management and/or public administration.  Requires prior experience equivalent to four years of progressively responsible administrative experience as a Boiler Inspector. Requires a valid Boiler Inspector license from the National Board of Commissions.


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