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Jonathan Kutka

Position: Battalion Chief (C-Shift)
Mailing Address:
15850 W. Kearney Blvd., Kerman CA 93630

Chief Kutka is a United States Air Force veteran and has over 20 years of fire service experience, serving in both federal and local government. Chief Kutka earned a Bachelors degree and has been accepted into the National Fire Academy (NFA) Executive Fire Officer Program (EFOP). Chief Kutka holds the California State Fire Marsha Chief Officer certification, hazardous materials technician and Incident Commander, and is a qualified Strike Team Leader.  Chief Kutka has general oversight and management of District Communications, background checks, resource management and staffing platforms, District health and safety programs, and ISO sustainment. 

  1. California Incident Command Certification System (CICCS) Coordinator
  2. Information and Technology (ERS and CrewSense)
  3. FD Safety and Health Program
    o Health and Fitness Committee
    o Safety Committee
  4. ISO
  5.  Communications/Communications Committee
  6. Intern Program Oversight
  7.  ISA Management and Reporting
  8. Background Investigations
  9. Target Solutions
  10. Academy planning and coordination (If TO vacant)
  11. Training Compliance Liaison (If TO vacant)
  12.  EMS CEU Coordinator
  13.  Wildland Advisory Committee
  14.  Wildland Equipment
  15. Office of Emergency Services (OES) Liaison
  16. Cal Chiefs Training Officers (Alternate)


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