The Wake-New Hope Fire Department Inc. has began the hiring process
for a full-time Career Fire Lieutenant working rotating 24 hr shifts.
Salary: $41,440 – $43,500 per year – 24 hour rotating shift work
The purpose of this position is to provide rapid fire-suppression response to protect life and property by controlling and extinguishing fires. This position supervises and provides necessary administrative personnel support to Fire Station staff; assists in developing operational guidelines and procedures; maintains firefighting equipment; and responds to medical emergencies and after-effects of hazardous weather. Persons in this position perform difficult protective service directing and supervising a fire company.
APPLICANT SELECTION PROCESS:
- Qualified applicants must complete a written exam, physical assessment and an oral interview
- Complete background investigation
- Pass an established drug screening
All of the following are Mandatory:
High School Diploma or Equivalent
21 years of age
Graduation from high school or possess a G.E.D. Copy of Diploma must be provided.
NC Firefighter Level I and II certification
NC Hazardous Materials Responder I certification
NC Emergency Vehicle Driver certification
NC Driver/Operator Pumps certification
NC Emergency Medical Technician Basic certification
NIMS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, 800
Possess a valid NC Class B License
Application deadline: November 18, 2016.
Application package are available online or at:
Wake-New Hope Fire Dept. Station 1 Wake-New Hope Fire Dept. Station 2
4415 St. James Church Road 4909 Watkins Road
Raleigh, North Carolina 27604 Wendell, North Carolina 27591
APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE MAILED OR ACCEPTED BY MAIL
The complete job posting can be downloaded in Microsoft Word format here
Application are available in Microsoft Word format here