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Job Ad: Firefighter/EMS

Post Date:11/08/2018 3:58 PM

Augusta County Fire-Rescue is seeking highly motivated professional Firefighter/EMT providers to fill current and future positions. These positions will require a degree of individual flexibility as assignments may be given on a countywide basis. Positions will perform firefighter and emergency medical life support duties as required. Applicants must possess a valid Va. Driver’s license, high school diploma or equivalent, a good driving record, must be computer literate and have the ability to maintain effective working relationships with associates and the public.

Minimum Qualifications:
Virginia EMT Certified or NREMT, current Virginia approved CPR, Firefighter II, EVOC 3, Hazardous Materials Operations, and a current passed Regional Firefighter Testing Certificate (or currently employed in a similar position).

Preferred Qualifications or Ability to Obtain:
ALS, Driver Pumper Operations, Driver Aerial Operations, and Vehicle Extrication.

Additional Information:
Augusta County offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Employment contingent upon successfully completing a criminal background check, drug test, and a department physical exam based on the NFPA 1582 Standard initially and yearly thereafter. Applications can be obtained from our website at Completed County application with the following attachments: copies of training certifications and/or transcripts (must meet Virginia Reciprocity requirements if applicable) and current DMV Driver History Report, must be received in the Human Resources Office no later than November 21, 2018. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Equal Opportunity Employer.

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