Careers

City of Jasper
Fire Chief Position

The position of Fire Chief is a highly responsible and professional position, administering the planning, organization, and direction of fire operations, training, emergency medical services, fire prevention and fire administration functions for the City.  Duties include complex managerial and strategic work in the areas of recruitment, personnel, fire prevention/suppression activities, and interdepartmental coordination.  Sets goals and objectives for the department, evaluates the effectiveness of individuals and programs under supervision, Minimum qualifications are as follows: supplemented by five (5) to seven (7) years supervisory/managerial experience in the area of fire prevention/suppression and emergency medical services, or any equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential job functions. Must possess or able to obtain a valid Fire Certification of Compliance and Paramedic or EMT Certification from the State of Florida.  Qualifications to perform duties of Fire Code Official as certified by the State of Florida.

Send resume with cover letter, which must include three (3) professional references and salary history, to the City Clerk’s Office, City of City of Jasper, 208 W Hatley St, Jasper, Florida 32052 DFWP/ADA/EEO

Salary: $55,000.00-$65.000.00 yearly- DOQ

Deadline for submitting application is 5:00pm February 23, 2024

The City of Jasper is a Drug Free Workplace. Applicants offered employment will be required to satisfactorily complete a drug screen, and background check.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in fire science, public administration, or closely related field preferred; supplemented by 5 to 7 years supervisory/managerial experience in the area of fire prevention/suppression and emergency medical services, or any equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential job functions.

Special Requirements

Must possess or able to obtain a valid Florida Driver’s License, Firefighter Certification of Compliance, Fire Inspector, Fire Plans Examiner, and Fire Code Official Certification.

City of Jasper – JOB OPENING
City of Jasper Florida Police Department

Is Currently seeking a Police Officer position for Uniform Patrol. The City of Jasper
in Hamilton County, Florida. Population is approximately 4,400 people. The Police
Department when fully staffed, consists of (6) patrol officers, and the Chief of
Police.
Starting Pay: Salary $44,000.00-$47,000.00

Qualifications: High School Diploma, FDLE Certification as a Police Officer is REQUIRED.

Benefits: FRS Pension, uniforms and equipment provided,
Contact: City Hall at (386) 792-1212 or 208 Hatley Street jasper, Fl 32052 to
obtain an application packet.
Questions or inquiries: should be directed to the Interim Chief of Police Leyon
Kerklin at (352) 258-0200 or Mark Meyers Interim City Manager at (386) 792-1212
Position will remain open until filled.