Part Time Firefighter- Public Safety: Responding to emergency fire and medical related situations; participating in fire suppression and rescue; maintaining equipment and facilities; continuing training and instruction. Responds to alarms and assists in the suppression of fires, including rescue, entry, ventilating, salvage work, containment of hazardous materials, traffic control, crowd control, etc.; Performs overhaul work; assists in maintaining fire apparatus and equipment and cleaning fire station grounds; inspects, cleans and maintains fire hose pumps, hydrants, assists with preplanning and inspection activities; conducts smoke alarm inspections and installations.
North Carolina Fire Fighter Certification is required. The applicant must possess a high school diploma, or equivalent, be able to obtain a class B driver’s license, meet OSHA requirements, and successfully complete a physical fitness/agility assessment. Upon hire, applicant must successfully complete the field training program.
Firefighters will work an 8, 12 or 24-hour shift. Part Time Fire Fighters will be required to work a minimum of one eight hour shift every two months.
Pay range for this position is 13 dollars an hour for a Fire Fighter position and 14 dollars an hour for Driver Operator/Firefighter.
Open until filled. EOE/ADA.
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Human Resources, City of Morganton, PO Box 3448, Morganton NC 28680-3448