Operations Section Chief

The Operations Section Chief:

  • Is responsible to the Incident Commander for the direct management of all incident-related operational activities
  • Establishes tactical objectives for each operational period
  • Has direct involvement in the preparation of the Incident Action Plan

The Operations Section Chief may have one or more Deputies assigned. The assignment of Deputies from other agencies may be advantageous in the case of multijurisdictional incidents.

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