Job Title: Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic
Closing Date/Time: Mon. 09/30/13 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Salary: $35,959.97 and $37,241.97

Candidates for Firefighter must submit the following documents to the Personnel Services Office prior to the advertising deadline of September 30, 2013 at 5:00 p.m EST:

Copy of birth certificate
Copy of driver's license
Copy of high school diploma/G.E.D
Copy of your EMT-I, EMT-A or Paramedic certification
If applicable, a copy of test scores from either the SAT, ACT, ASSET, or COMPASS exam
If applicable, please provide a copy of your DD214

All hired applicants will attend a 14 week recruit class. During this time hired applicants will be classified as Firefighter I. Upon successful completion on the recruit class hired applicants will be promoted to Firefighter/EMT or Firefighter/Paramedic as appropriate.

The selection process will result in a final eligibility roster. The candidates for hire will be chosen from the eligibility roster in sequence from the top candidate to the bottom candidate.

The department is now a career, professionally staffed department with 129 career firefighters, 12 volunteers, and 20 employees (both sworn and civilian) working in administration. Twelve of the thirteen stations are staffed 24-hours/day.