James Courtney


Chief Fire Officer James Courtney

Job Title: Chief Fire Officer

Responsible for: James joined Merseyside Fire & Rescue in 1990, moving up through the ranks to the position of Group Manager.He served with Her Majesty’s Fire Service Inspectorate working with Integrated Risk Management Planning from November 2005 through to November 2006, when he left to join South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue.James was promoted from Assistant Chief Fire Officer to Deputy Chief Fire Officer, before being appointed Interim CFO in April 2011. He was appointed Chief Fire Officer on a permanent basis in February 2012.


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