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Firefighter 1/Trainee

Posting Date: 6/24/19
Department: Fire
Division: Emergency Services
Pay Minimum: $12.278 Hourly
Pay Maximum:
Work Hours: SHIFT WORK

Description

Duties: Receives immediate supervision from upper level supervisory and field training staff. Attend classroom and practical training in the performance of a variety of duties relating to fire prevention and suppression under immediate  supervision by supervisory and field training staff. Learn how to respond to emergency calls; assist in the provision of appropriate services as required including emergency rescue and fire suppression; prepare reports regarding emergency incidents as assigned. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications: High School diploma or GED certificate. Eighteen years of age or older. Must possess a vaiid driver's license. Prior firefighter experience is not necessary.

 

 

ENTRANCE EXAMS WILL NOT BE ADMINISTERED UNTIL DECEMBER 2020.

 

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT FOR CITY EMPLOYEES:

Within six (6) months from date of employment, must establish residence within the City of Jackson.

PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT, APPLICANT RECOMMENDED FOR EMPLOYMENT SHALL BE REQUIRED TO SUCCESSFULLY PASS A URINALYSIS AND/OR BLOOD TEST TO SCREEN FOR ALCOHOL AND/OR DRUG ABUSE.

 

“EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER”

 

 





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