Village of Caledonia 5043 Chester Lane, Racine, WI 53402

Job Openings

Battalion Chief


Is accepting applications for the position of Battalion Chief. 

Qualifications: Minimum qualification includes graduation or equivalent from high school.  Progressively responsible experience in fire department management, fire suppression, EMS work, fire prevention/inspection in a municipality including ten (10) years of firefighting, EMS experience or any equivalent combination of experience and training that would provide advance knowledge, abilities and skills in the above subjects.  Minimum of four (4) years at the rank of Lieutenant or higher at time of application.  An Associate Degree in Fire Science or equivalent fire training preferred.  Bachelor’s degree in related field (Fire Protection/Science/Medic, Business Management/Administration, Public Administration/Management must be obtained within 4 years of appointment. 

Salary range:   $77,684.51 - $100,989.87

Applications may be obtained online at or at the Village Hall, 5043 Chester Lane from 8am-5pm. The Village of Caledonia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Completed applications and copies of appropriate licenses and certifications must be received by 4:00 PM, 12/09/2018 at:

Caledonia Fire Department
6900 Nicholson Rd.
Caledonia WI 53108 

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