Director of Educational Services

Ohio Fire Chiefs' Association

Company Overview

Located in Worthington, Ohio, the Ohio Fire Chiefs' Association (OFCA) is a statewide organization supporting the interests of Ohio's fire chief officers. Through a variety of programs and services, the OFCA provides education and professional development, legislative advocacy, communication and information exchange, and peer networking opportunities throughout the year. Through the work of its dedicated board of directors and committee volunteers and professional staff, OFCA continually focuses on being the premier fire and emergency services organization in the state of Ohio. The Ohio Fire Chiefs' Association exists to improve the safety of Ohio by leading, representing, educating, and supporting Ohio's emergency services.

About the Position

The Ohio Fire Chiefs’ Association is looking for an energetic, organized, and resourceful candidate to join our team as the Director of Educational Services. If you are seeking a full-time position with a company who will offer an opportunity to utilize your strong skill sets and be part of our growth and success, then this job is for you!


-Seminars and Educational Programs

  • Work with the Education Committee to develop educational programs
  • Coordinate with program chairs for potential seminars and programs
  • Handle preparation of seminars and programs, including class materials, travel, and lodging arrangements
  • Advertise potential seminars and programs

-Membership Communications

  • Create and distribute a weekly email blast
  • Create a quarterly newsletter for membership
  • Social media postings
  • Website and database maintenance

- Committees

  • Attend and participate in committee meetings

-Other duties, as assigned

Skill Requirements and Professional Qualities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, or related field
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Exceptional communication skills and organizational skills
  • Proficiency working with databases and basic budgets
  • Knowledge of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks efficiently
  • Capacity to work, research, and brainstorm ideas both independently and cooperatively
  • Essential qualities: dependable, punctual, resourceful, detailed orientated, adaptable, friendly, and possesses professional attitude and appearance
  • Previous association or not-for-profit sector experience is a plus

The salary range for this position is $40,000 - $45,000, based on experience. OFCA also offers health insurance, PTO, paid holidays, and a retirement plan.

To apply: Please email your cover letter, including salary requirements, and resume to

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