Firefighter: Mantua Township Fire District New Jersey Deadline: February 4, 2016

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Deadline: February 4, 2016

Salary: $38,780.00 Annually

Job Description:

The Mantua Township Fire District is currently accepting resumes for the position of Career Firefighter with the minimum starting salary of $38,780.00 as per qualifications.  Resumes must be submitted to the District Chief at 155 E. Union Avenue Sewell, NJ in a sealed envelope by Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 1800 hours.

Minimum Job Responsibilities:

  • Respond to all dispatched incidents in a timely manner
  • Maintain the facilities, including skill based construction work to the buildings
  • Maintain the landscape and lawns of both facilities as well as snow removal
  • Assist the Fire Official as well as Firefighter/Mechanic

The following are the minimum qualifications required for anyone interested in applying for the position of Career Firefighter in Mantua Township:

  • Must possess a New Jersey Firefighter 1 Certification
  • Must be at least 18 years of age and must be hired on or before their 35th birthday
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A resident of New Jersey at time of appointment
  • Have a valid unrestricted New Jersey driver’s license at time of appointment
  • Submit to a Physical Test
  • Submit to an oral interview
  • Pass medical, psychological examination and drug screen
  • Must be a graduate from a senior high school or has had a formal education or training showing attainment of the level represented by graduation from senior high school
  • Pass a background investigation
  • Be of good moral character and never convicted of a crime or of any criminal offense involving moral turpitude or dishonesty

Special Consideration will be given to applicants who live in close proximity to Mantua Township or are willing to move to Mantua Township and those that possess the following certifications:

  • Vehicle Extrication 1 & 2
  • Engineer/Operator Training
  • Rapid Intervention Training
  • Fire Inspector/Fire Official
  • Incident Command/Fire Officer Training

Mantua Township Fire District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

District’s Website Click HERE


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