Call for Resumes – Fire Commission (2 Volunteer, 1 Career, 1 Civilian)

The Prince George’s County Fire Commission is announcing four (4) upcoming vacancies for Fire Commissioners whose terms are expiring on June 30, 2023. Included are positions for two (2) Volunteer Fire Commissioners, one (1) Career Fire Commissioner, and one (1) Resident Fire Commissioner.

In accordance with General Order 01-28, Fire Commission, all resumes shall be submitted to the Office of the Fire Chief, Volunteer Services Office at [email protected].

To be considered for the position, the applicant must meet the following criteria as outlined in General Order 01-28:

  • Any Volunteer Member of a funded Volunteer Fire/EMS Corporation may submit a succinct resume and letter of interest to the Office of the Fire Chief for consideration for a Volunteer Fire Commissioner position. The President of the eligible corporation and the President of the Prince George’s County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association (PGCVFRA) may submit letters of recommendation or endorsement for any of the candidates.
  •  Any Career Member (active or retired) may submit a succinct resume and a letter of interest to the Office of the Fire Chief for consideration for a Career Fire Commissioner position. The President of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 1619, may submit a letter of recommendation or endorsement for any of the candidates.
  • Any County resident may submit a succinct resume and letter of interest to the Office of the Fire Chief to be considered for a Resident Fire Commissioner position. The Presidents of the PGCVFRA and IAFF Local 1619, may submit letters of recommendation or endorsement for any of the candidates. A Resident Commissioner shall have no current or past personal or business affiliation with the Fire/EMS Department, the Union, or Volunteer Fire/EMS Corporations, and shall not have immediate family members with said affiliation.

Resumes, letters of interest, and letters of recommendation or endorsement for these vacancies are due to the Office of the Fire Chief no later than Wednesday, March 15, 2023, @ 5:00 PM.

Post expires at 3:41pm on Friday September 1st, 2023