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Interested in Joining our Fire-Rescue Team?

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Interested in becoming a Career Firefighter / EMT with Augusta County?

Augusta County Fire - Rescue is seeking highly motivated professional individuals to establish an eligibility list to fill current and future full time openings for the position of Firefighter/EMS provider. The positions will require a degree of individual flexibility as assignments may be given on a countywide basis. Positions will perform emergency medical life support services and firefighter duties as required. Applicants must possess a valid Virginia 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:

EMT, Firefighter II, EVOC, Hazardous Materials Operations, and possess a current Regional Firefighter Testing certificate or currently be employed in a similar position with another jurisdiction within the state.

Preferred Qualifications:

EMT-I, P, Driver Pumper Operations, Driver Aerial Operations.

Additional Information:

Augusta County offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Applicant must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test. Applications can be obtained from our website at www.co.augusta.va.us. Completed County application with the following attachments: Copies of training certifications, current DMV Driver History Report, and a valid Regional Firefighter Testing Certificate must be received in the Human Resources Office.  Equal Opportunity Employer.