The Wake-New Hope Fire Department Inc. has opened an application process for full-time firefighters working rotating 24 hr shifts.
Salary: $36,962.00/ annually
Performs firefighting suppression and prevention of fires; rescue victims, answer calls, medical emergencies, operates/maintains all department equipment and station facilities; participates in ongoing training programs; works under close supervision in accordance with established policies and procedures. Performs duties as directed; may be required to perform other assigned related duties. Must be in good physical condition to be able to enter dangerous situations and perform under strenuous conditions for extended periods.
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
NC Certified Haz-Mat Level I (operations level)
NC Certified EMT or Higher
NC Firefighter Level II (NFPA 1001)
Completion of NIMS ICS 100,200,700 & 800
Bloodborne Pathogens Training
Possess a valid North Carolina Class C Driver’s License
Application deadline: January 13, 2017
Application can be downloaded here, and available for pickup 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
Additional information about he position can be found in the formal job posting, which is located here.
Completed applications can be either hand delivered or mailed to the address below.
Address applications to: Chief James McCauley
Application for Employment
Wake-New Hope Fire Department
4909 Watkins Rd
Wendell, NC 27591