Deputy Fire Marshal
Henderson County
Henderson County
125 N. Prairieville St.
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 
  • Works under direction of the Fire Marshal 
  • Responsible for Public Nuisance abatement 
  • Respond, investigate and file Illegal Dumping cases 
  • Respond to fires and assist with origin and cause investigations 
  • Preparation of cases to be filed with appropriate courts 
  • Inspections of day care, foster homes, group homes, fireworks stands, etc.


Please submit Resume’s to the Henderson County Fire Marshal’s office at

125 N. Prairieville St. (2nd Floor) M-F 8am-1pm

or email to

Hours/Days of Work: 

  • Be a citizen of the United States 
  • Be twenty-one (21) years of age or older 
  • Possess a valid Texas Driver’s License 
  • Hold a Basic Peace Officer Certification in the State of Texas and be in good standing with TCOLE 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • Sound physical condition
Special Skills/Abilities/Knowledge: 
  • Basic Arson Investigator Certificate 
  • Fire Inspector Level 1 and Level 2 Certificate 
  • Plans Examiner Certificate 
  • NIMS Certifications D
Work Environment: