New Fire Chief For Town Of Olds

Mike Hoffman will begin his new job as Olds Fire Chief after the Labour Day long weekend on Tuesday, September, 5th.

The Town of Olds is welcoming in a new Fire Chief.
 
Mike Hoffman brings 30 years of fire fighting service experience with him to the job.
 
Olds CAO Michael Merritt says Hoffman's latest post was Deputy Fire Chief in North Battleford, Saskatchewan - but he is originally from Alberta in the Lethbridge area.
 
 
The Chief Administrative Officer for Olds believes Hoffman will bring a very community minded approach to the fire department while working collaboratively with the town.
 
 
Merritt says Acting Fire Chief Scott Chant can now fully dedicate his time to his current position as the town's Chief Operating Officer.
 
 
Merritt says the recruitment process for a new fire chief went very well as the town received over 20 applications for the position.
 
 
CAO Merritt adds, Fire Chief Hoffman and his wife Lila are looking forward to calling Olds home.
 

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