Position:Volunteer Station Paid Fire Fighter – Part-Time
Hiddenite Volunteer Fire Dept. – 2 Positions
Ellendale Volunteer Fire Dept. – 2 Positions
Salary Range:$10.00 – $12.00 per hour
Posting Dates:1/7/19 – 1/23/19
Description of Work: This position is responsible for providing fire-suppression response to protect life and property by controlling and extinguishing fires. Performs daily activities by completing incident reports and daily logs, entering records of equipment check and repairs and maintaining facility and grounds. Responds to medical emergencies and after-effects of other hazardous conditions. Assists with initial fire investigations to determine cause and origin and request fire investigator on call as needed and ensures personnel safety and compliance with CFR 1910.120. This position maintains firefighter equipment and provides training to the general public on fire prevention awareness/education as well as other duties as assigned by Chief.
Education and Experience: High school diploma or equivalency and at least one (1) to two (2) years’ experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
Special Requirements: Candidate must possess the following certifications/credentials: NC Firefighter (previously NC Firefighter Level II) – IFSAC and/or Pro-Board certification from another state may be accepted based on the candidate’s ability to meet the NC reciprocity transfer process; National Incident Management System (NIMS) Levels IS-100.b, IS-200.b, IS-700.a, and IS-800.b; Hazardous Materials Responder (Operations Level), and minimum of Medical Responder Certification or ability to obtain within one year.
Application Process: Application must be submitted before the closing date to Alexander County Human Resources, 621 Liledoun Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources or downloaded from the County’s website. You may also submit your application online by clicking the “Online Application” link. All applications will be referred to the respective Fire Dept. Chief.
This is not a position of the Alexander County Local Government and therefore not eligible for benefits.