Firefighter – Driver Operator

Direct Supervisor: Fire Chief

Job Type: One (1) Full Time and Two (2) Part-Time

Career Level: Entry

Experience: Preferred experience with all listed job responsibilities

Deadline: Resume must be submitted by Oct. 4, 2019 at 1700 hours

Job Description:The primary responsibility is to assist the Chief with tasks relating to, but not limited to, Light Maintenance (building, apparatus and equipment). Other responsibilities include: Firefighting (structure, brush, and car), Driver/Operator, Automotive Extrication, and Medical Assistance.

Job Responsibilities (Firefighter-Driver Operator)

  • Responds to fire alarms and extinguishes fire
  • Performs basic maintenance around the stations
  • Performs preventative maintenance on apparatus and equipment
  • Responds to automotive collisions
  • Responds to calls for emergency medical services
  • Cleans and inspects equipment and apparatus on a daily basis
  • Cleans and inspects fire stations on a daily basis
  • Inspects equipment and apparatus and notifies superior officer of any defects
  • Participates in training activities (includes weekday, evening and some weekends)
  • Performs various public information or education tasks
  • Enters maintenance and fire calls into the records management systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizen                                                                                    
  • Current and valid SC Driver’s License
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Be in appropriate physical condition

The following is a preferred minimum, but must be obtained within the time frame set by the Chief

  • (Firefighter) Firefighter II, NIMS Compliant
  • (Driver/Operator) EVDT, Pump Ops I, Pump Ops II, Aerial Ops
  • Class E License

Please use the link below to apply.

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