Firefighter/EMT (Eligibility List)

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. Starting salary is a Grade 17 beginning at $39,972.00 for candidates possessing both EMT and Firefighter I certifications. A six month step increase will be awarded pending successful completion of the probationary period. Work schedules include day work and/or 24 hour shift work. Benefits include Virginia Retirement System/ locally enhanced hazardous duty pay, health insurance and paid leave, and incentive pay $3000 – $6000 annually for advanced life support credentials. For an application and complete job description please use the provided links below or contact County Administration, 600 N. Main Street, Ste.102, Woodstock, VA (540) 459-6165.  Applications may be hand delivered or mailed to Shenandoah County Fire & Rescue, 600 N. Main Street, Suite 109, Woodstock, VA 22664.  You may email your application & resume` to: jobs@shenandoahcountyva.us.  Applicants must be at least 19 years of age and must possess a minimum of EMT credentials, or the ability to obtain them by July 1, 2020. A resume is requested along with the completed application. Application deadline is March 6, 2020.

 

Shenandoah County is an Equal Opportunity Employer