The Wake New Hope Fire Department is opening our hiring process for 3 career driver/operator firefighters working 24 hour shifts at Station 2 on Watkins Rd.

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.

Applications are available at Wake-New Hope Fire Department Station 1, located at 4415 St. James Church Road, Raleigh, NC 27604 and Station 2, located at 4909 Watkins Road, Wendell, NC between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Monday through Friday or can be downloaded from our website.

Education requirements:
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

Salary: $41,440.00 annually

Applications will be accepted through September 30, 2017 and can be downloaded from the links below

Driver / Operator Cover Letter
Employment Application