Fire Chief

Mt. Juliet

The City of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee is seeking an experienced professional to lead its Fire & EMS Departments as Fire Chief. Mt. Juliet is in Wilson County, Tennessee, approximately 15 miles east of Nashville, and has a population of over 40,000. The Fire Chief is a highly visible municipal leader within the Fire Department and is expected to project a professional image of self, Department, and the City of Mt. Juliet in all situations. Under the general direction and supervision of the City Manager, the Fire Chief is in command of the department's overall leadership and daily operational readiness while exhibiting a high degree of moral character. The Fire Chief must develop and foster relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

Successful candidates must possess the following characteristics:

  • Impeccable Integrity, Ethics, and Professionalism
  • Self-Motivated with a Steadfast Attention to Detail
  • Positive, Team-Oriented Attitude
  • Strong Communicator
  • Desire to Lead by Example

The Fire Chief shall reside in the city limits of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Applicants will be subjected to a background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical.

Summary of Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, &Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • TCRS – City Sponsored Retirement Plan
  • 457(b) Retirement Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program

A complete job description and application are available on the City website, under "Employment". Applicants must submit a completed City of Mt. Juliet job application online by 5 p.m. on Monday, June 12th, 2023. Resume and cover letter containing at least three (3) professional references can be uploaded in the application. Call Human Resources with any questions. 615-773-6257