Firefighter/EMT

Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue is accepting applications in order to establish an eligibility list for full time Firefighter/EMT. This position is responsible for responding to alarms of fires, hazardous material incidents, medical and other emergencies with other career and volunteer staff; maintaining records and files, and preparing reports. Other duties include examining patients, providing care, driving and operating various types of fire/medical apparatus and assisting with operations during emergency management activities. Salary is a Grade 17 starting at $38,807- pending qualifications. Work schedules include day work and/or shift work. Benefits include Virginia Retirement System/ locally enhanced hazardous duty pay, health insurance and paid leave, incentive pay $3000 – $6000 annually for advanced life support credentials. For an application and complete job description, contact County Administration, 600 N. Main Street, Ste.102, Woodstock, VA (540) 459-6165 or visit our website: http://shenandoahcountyva.us/ and view Jobs. Applicants must be at least 19 years of age and must have a minimum of EMT and Firefighter Level I credentials, or the ability to obtain them by July 1, 2019. A resume is requested along with the completed application. Application deadline is January 4, 2019 @ 4:30p.m.

Shenandoah County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

JOB DESCRIPTION: Firefighter/EMT