I know with Michigan's job market in the fire service, its not often you see a full time opening.

Traverse City Fire Department is now hiring!


The Office of the City Clerk is recruiting candidates for the establishment of an Eligibility List
for Fire Fighter (24-hour shifts). This Eligibility List will be good for two years or until
depleted. It is anticipated that there will be four or more openings during the lifetime of this list.
Wage scale: $36,807.68 - $41,932.80, with excellent fringe benefits. Wages may be greater as a
collective bargaining agreement is currently being negotiated. Candidates must have a Michigan
Paramedic License and Fire Fighter I and Fire Fighter II Certification. To view the position
prospectus, visit http://www.ci.traverse-city.mi.us/fire/prospectus.pdf.

To be considered for this outstanding career opportunity, complete an application which is
available at http://www.ci.traverse-city.mi.us/fire/application.pdf and from the Office of the City
Clerk at (231) 922-4480 or kmccaw@ci.traverse-city.mi.us. Applications must be received by
the Office of the City Clerk no later than April 25, 2008, at 5:00 p.m.
Candidates will be required to participate in an extensive and exhaustive Physical Agility Test
and written examination on Monday, May 12, 2008, and oral examination on Tuesday, May 13,
2008. An additional Physical Agility Test and written exam may also be held on Tuesday, May
13, 2008, depending on the number of applicants.
Please feel free to contact Kristie McCaw, Office of the City Clerk, at (231) 922-4480 or
kmccaw@ci.traverse-city.mi.us with any questions.
http://www.ci.traverse-city.mi.us/fire/prospectus.pdf <--More information