Firefighter: Atlanta Georgia Deadline: June 9, 2017


Deadline: June 9, 2017

Salary: $32, 132.79 annually

Job Description:

The City of Atlanta Fire Rescue Department (AFRD) is seeking quali ed and commi ed persons for the posi on of Fire ghter A-EMT. The Atlanta Fire Rescue Department sta s 36 re sta ons, including 5 sta ons at Harts eld-Jackson Atlanta Interna onal Airport. It has more than 1,100 employees, sworn and civilians, serving an area of 137 square miles within the city limits of Atlanta. As a Fire ghter A-EMT, you will protect life and property by enforcing all city re codes, ordinances and regula ons of the state for which the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department is responsible.

Before becoming an Atlanta Fire ghter A-EMT, you must successfully complete the Atlanta Fire Rescue Training Academy where you will go through a formal training program in re suppression, rescue and lifesaving opera ons, emergency medical technician ,and physical tness. Even if you have completed similar training elsewhere, you must complete the Atlanta Fire Rescue Training Academy. Failure to complete the academy will result in dismissal . Upon successful comple on of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Training Academy, you will graduate and become an Atlanta Fire ghter A- EMT.

The City of Atlanta o ers a robust bene ts package and re rement plan along with annual vaca on, sick leave accruals ,and 9 paid holidays.

The City of Atlanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orienta on, gender iden ty, marital status, veteran’s status or na onal origin, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. We value and encourage diversity in our workforce.

All online applica ons must be completed accurately, on or before the closing date June 9,2017. If you have any ques ons regarding the selec on process, please contact the Background and Recruitment Sec on by email: afr- or by phone (404) 546-7020.

How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.

City’s Website Click HERE

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