The Soldier Township Fire Department located north of Topeka, Kansas is seeking a dynamic and progressive leader for the position of Battalion Chief.  If you are an experienced and knowledgeable officer, with a proven track record in effectively managing people and projects, we invite you to apply.  Successful candidates will be assigned to a 56-hour shift work schedule.


Interested applicants shall submit a cover letter, resume, completed application form, and the completed supplemental questionnaire to:

Soldier Township Fire Department

600 NW 46TH St.

Topeka, Ks 66617


Applications will not be accepted electronically; the completed application packet must be mailed to the above address or hand delivered.  Questions may be directed, either by phone or email, to Chief Doug Schmitt (doug.schmitt@soldiertownship.org)

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

The successful candidate shall be subject to a complete background investigation, along with pre-employment physical examination, drug screening, and criminal and motor vehicle background checks.