Shaun Hayes

Administrative Division
Title: Deputy Chief
Phone: 910 938-5002

Shaun Hayes


Began service with Jacksonville Fire: January 7, 2006

Firefighter Trainee: 2006

Firefighter I: 2007

Firefighter II: 2009

Driver/Operator I: 2009

Driver/Operator II: 2012

Fire Inspector, Fire Prevention Division: 2012

Assistant Fire Marshal: 2013

Division Chief of Safety and Standards: December 8, 2015

Assistant Fire Chief: March 12, 2018

Deputy Fire Chief: November 19, 2019


Certifications Include:

NC Firefighter I and II


Driver/Operator Aerial, Pumps and EVD

Fire Life Safety Educator I, II and III

Fire Officer I and II

General Instructor I and II

NC Qualified Fire Instructor

HazMat Level I

Technical Rescuer VMR

NC Fire Inspector III

NC Certified Fire Investigator


Deputy Chief Hayes earned a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and holds a Bachelor Degree in Fire & Emergency Services Administration. In addition, Deputy Chief Hayes has completed the Academy of Strategic Management at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Deputy Chief Hayes served as a CPSE Accreditation Manager from 2013-2018 and serves as a CPSE Peer Assessor.  


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