Plainview, Texas is located forty minutes north of Lubbock with a thriving population of more than 22,000. The scenic beauty of the west Texas plains provides families and businesses with a vibrant and affordable place to live and work. Plainview is a home rule city with a council-manager form of government. The City has 186 employees and an FY 2018 operating budget of $23,850,135.
The ideal candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in fire science, public administration, or a closely related field and have seven years of experience in fire service/EMS, including five years of supervisory experience in firefighting administration. An equivalent combination of education that provides the required knowledge and skills will be considered.