New Recruits

QUALIFICATIONS

Full-time Firefighter

  • Approved state or national accredited (IFSAC or ProBoard Firefighter I & II certification that conforms to NFPA 1001 (2008 or 2013 Standards) or ability to gain certification within 12 months of hire. 
  • Current NREMT Certification as an Emergency Medical Tech (EMT) or ability to gain certification within 12 months of hire.
  • Ability to create and maintain effective working relationships with peers, superiors, other City departments, vendors, contractors, external government agencies and organizations.
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing.
  • Valid drivers license.

Paid part-time Firefighter

  • Current NREMT Certification as an Emergency Medical Tech (EMT) or ability to gain certification within 12 months of hire.
  • Ability to create and maintain effective working relationships with peers, superiors, other City departments, vendors, contractors, external government agencies and organizations.
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing.
  • Valid drivers license.

TRAINING

Training will be supplied in many areas, prior experience or certifications in any of these areas is beneficial. 

  • Orientation Training
  • Physical Agility Training
  • Hazardous Material Training
  • Incident Command System (ICS) Training
  • Ropes Training
  • Extrication Training
  • Water Rescue Training
  • Ice Rescue Training