GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WBTW) — Georgetown County’s fire chief might look familiar to Horry County residents.

James “Jim” Falkenhagen has been selected as the new Fire Chief for Georgetown County Fire-EMS, according to the Georgetown department.

The post goes on to say Falkenhagen has more than 30 years of fire and EMS experience. He previously served as a District Chief with Horry County Fire, an EMS supervisor for Georgetown County EMS and as a company officer with Georgetown County Fire-EMS.

Falkenhagen will officially move into his new role as Fire Chief on May 31, according to the post.