Fire Chief Position

Position Annoucement


Internal and External Posting


The Excelsior Fire District seeks to fill the position of Fire Chief with an effective communicator and listener who will be a strong leader for an innovative department.  Minimum qualifications include Post- Secondary degree in Fire Science or related field, seven to ten years of fire department experience, with increasingly responsible command experience, Fire Chief and budget development experience preferred. 

Must possess MN State certifications for Firefighter I & II, EMT-B, and valid driver’s license. 

Salary range for the position is $90,000-$115,000DOQ with a competitive benefit package.

Applications will be accepted thru 4:30pm on March 28, 2019. 

If you have questions, please contact Greg Lerud, Shorewood City Administrator, at or (952) 960-7905.

EFD Fire Chief Hiring Profile Packet

EFD Fire Chief Position Description

Below are the forms you will need to fill out and submit.


Supplemental Questions

Background Check Authorization

Driver's License Check Authorization