HR Director Posted Apr 05
St Lucie County Fire District , Port St Lucie, FL
St. Lucie County Fire District
Job Announcement
April 4, 2018

The St. Lucie Co. Fire District is an independent special district providing fire suppression, rescue and emergency medical services. Last year the Fire District responded to 51,935 calls for service, covering 572 square miles with a population of 298,000, and employs 388 firefighters and 58 civilian employees.
POSITION: Human Resources Director
Leads, directs and manages the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the Human Resource Department. Performs professional, technical and analytical work related to human resources activities including recruitment, selection, classification, compensation, promotional processes, performance management, employee recognition, employment law and regulatory compliance, policy development and documentation, organizational development and training, benefits administration, conflict management, and employee relations.

Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field from an accredited college or university. A Master’s degree is highly desirable. Five (5) to seven (7) years of progressively responsible human resource experience as a director or manager, with an emphasis in organizational development, performance management, legal compliance and employee relations. Public sector experience preferred. Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered. Certification as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR), Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional is required. A copy of the complete job description is attached.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS: Salary Range - $71,435 - $95,729. The Fire District offers an excellent, comprehensive benefits package, including Retirement, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance.
Applications are available for download using Adobe Acrobat Reader on the Fire District’s website. To download go to On the banner at the top select How Do I, then under Apply select Jobs. Applications, accompanied by a resume’, may be submitted via email, fax, U.S. mail or delivered in person. Incomplete or applications received after the deadline will be disqualified.

In the subject line, please type Human Resources Director. Emailed applications must be date stamped no later than 11:59 PM May 9, 2018.
Fax completed applications and required documents to 772-621-3609. Faxed applications must be date stamped no later than 11:59 PM May 9, 2018.
Mail to: St. Lucie Co. Fire District, Attn. Human Resources, 5160 NW Milner Drive, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983. Applications sent by mail must be postmarked by May 9, 2018.
Deliver completed applications by May 9, 2018 to the Fire District Administrative Complex at 5160 NW Milner Drive, Port St Lucie, FL 34983, between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M.
Preference in appointment will be given to Veteran’s Preference eligible applicants. EOE/VET PREF/Tobacco free Workplace\Drug Free Workplace