The Chief of the Fire Department, personally or through his or her designee, shall:
   (A)   Proceed immediately to the scene of any fire and take active charge of the firefighting thereof and supervise and direct the extinguishing thereof.
   (B)   Maintain in good repair all equipment of the Fire Department.
   (C)   Compel, if necessary, all officers of the city to aid in the extinguishing of fires.
   (D)   Enforce all rules and ordinances relative to fire prevention.
   (E)   Perform all duties assigned to the Fire Inspector.
   (F)   Oversee training of Fire Department personnel and trained volunteers.
(`90 Code, § 8-78)