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Organisational Structure 

Corporate Organisational Chart

Click here to view our organisation chart.

The organisation chart shows how the Service is run through two directorates with five function heads. These five function heads, along with the Principal Officers make up the Corporate Management Board (CMB). You can read more about our Principal Officers by clicking on their photos below.

If you wish to contact a member of the Corporate Management Board please either email your enquiry to or contact reception on 01609 780150.

You can also find details of our Staff Pay and Grading Structure, including the salary band of Corporate Management Board Members and senior officer salary information and expenses on this website, under the transparency section.

The actual remuneration of the Principal Officers can be located on the Financial Information & Statement of Accounts Page.

The role profiles of our Corporate Management Board members can be viewed here.

Principal Officers

The principal officers of North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service are:

(Click on a photo for more information)

Chief Fire Officer Nigel Hutchinson

Temporary Deputy Chief Fire Officer Jez Rushworth

Chief Fire Officer/ Chief Executive
Nigel Hutchinson
MSc MA BA (Hons) MIFireE

Temporary Assistant Chief Fire Officer Operations
Jez Rushworth 

 Owen Hayward Director of Finance and Service Development Ian Young  

 Temporary Assistant Chief Fire Officer Service Development
Owen Hayward

 Director of Finance & Technical Services  (Treasuer)
Ian Young


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