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Holiday Island Suburban Improvement District (HISID) is seeking an experienced, trusted, and analytical leader to serve as its next Fire Chief. 


Under the direction of the District Manager, the Holiday Island Fire Chief is responsible for managing all aspects of Fire Department operations, administration, budget, and personnel.


The Holiday Island Fire Department includes four full-time firefighters, six part-time firefighter/EMTs, and 15 volunteer firefighters. Members are trained in water, high angle, lost persons, and vehicle extrication-type rescues.  SGR HOLIDAY ISLAND FIRE CHIEF BROCHURE provides more detailed information for this opportunity.  The Department is currently led by an Interim Fire Chief.


The salary range for this position begins at $63,000, dependent on qualifications and experience. Holiday Island offers a generous benefits program including health, life, dental, vision, and long-term disability insurance. The Arkansas Municipal Health Benefit Program is provided for an employee and family coverage is available at a very affordable rate.


The Fire Chief is eligible to participate in the Arkansas Local Police & Fire Retirement System (LOPFI), which is a statewide defined benefit retirement system for police officers and firefighters of political subdivisions in Arkansas. Employees are also eligible for a 457-retirement plan. HISID pays a portion into the LOPFI retirement, and HISID will also match up to 5% of the employee’s 457 contributions. 


To apply, please submit resumes and cover letters to:

Danny Presley, Holiday Island District Manager



Holiday Island Suburban Improvement District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in its workforce.  Applicants selected as finalists for this position will be subject to a comprehensive background check.








Holiday Island Suburban Improvement District is now taking applications for an open position in the Roads Department.  Applications can be picked up at the District Office located at 110 Woodsdale Drive, Holiday Island, AR between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm Monday through Friday.  Duties include brush hogging, pothole patching, snow removal, and miscellaneous maintainance projects. Operation of large and small equipment is a must.  Holiday Island offers a very good benefits package once qualified.  Drug test required before applicant will be considered. For questions, call Mike Barnett - Road Superintendent at 479-253-9518.