Shenandoah County Department of Fire & Rescue is currently seeking applicants to fill vacancies as well as establishing an eligibility list for the following positions:
Full Time Firefighter/EMT;
Temporary Part-Time Firefighter BLS Provider;
Temporary Part-Time Firefighter ALS Provider
Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue is accepting applications for full time Firefighter/EMT to fill open vacancies. 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. Schedules include 24 hour on / 48 hours off shift with defined compensation based on 48 hours worked per week. 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. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application. Preferred certifications include: Emergency Medical Technician and / or Firefighter Level I.
A resume is requested along with the completed mandatory County application. Applications may be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org mailed or hand delivered to the County Administration Office, 600 N. Main Street, Suite 102, Woodstock, VA 22664.
Application deadline is March 12th, 2021 by 4:30pm.
Shenandoah County is an Equal Opportunity Employer