Deputy Fire Commissioner Ernest F. Hargett, Jr. was appointed to the Philadelphia Fire Department in October 1974. He has served in a variety of roles at various ranks during his career. He was appointed as Deputy Fire Commissioner of Technical Services on August 20, 2004 and then as Deputy Fire Commissioner of Operations on January 3, 2006.
Deputy Fire Commissioner Hargett
received his Bachelor of Arts degree in May 2001 from
On January 16, 2009, Deputy Fire
Commissioner Hargett was presented the coveted Executive Fire Officer Program
certificate by the U.S. Fire Administration’s,
On April 13, 2009 the US Fire Administration (USFA) announced that Deputy Fire Commissioner Ernest F. Hargett, Jr. had been selected for a 2009 fellowship to attend Harvard University’s Senior Executives in State and Local Government Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government. He completed this program on July 24, 2009 and was awarded the Senior Executives in State and Local Government certification.
Deputy Commissioner Ernest F. Hargett Jr.