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Job Title
FIREFIGHTER
Employer
Catoosa County
Status
Full-Time
Posted
2 weeks ago
(01/09/2019)
Last Updated
2 weeks ago
(01/09/2019)
Application Closes
04/09/2019
Keywords
Firefighter
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FIREFIGHTER

Job Description

All applicants must be able to meet the following standards:

  1. Acquire the Georgia Firefighter Standard and Training Council Requirements to be certified as a Georgia Firefighter
  2. Pass a medical exam consistent with National Fire Protection Association Standard 1582
  3. Obtain EMT Certifications as set forth by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

 Post Offer Requirements:

  1. Post offer negative drug test (drug free work place) 
  2. Pass NPQ Firefighter I Certification (within 1 Year) and maintain throughout employment
  3. Valid Class E or F Driver’s License and maintain throughout employment
  4. Must maintain wellness and physical fitness.  Medical and psychological examinations as well as physical fitness testing will be required.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Candidate must be at least eighteen years of age
  2. High School graduate or General Education Development Equivalency
  3. Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License in the state of residency
  4. Must be able to pass the Catoosa County Fire Department written exam for a Recruit
  5. Must be able to pass the Catoosa County Fire Department Physical Agility Test (PFT)
  6. Must possess EMT-B or gain the certification within 18 months of employment