Firefighter: Raleigh North Carolina Deadline: October 7, 2016

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Deadline: October 7, 2016

Salary: $32,673.73 – $55,713.17 Annually

Job Description:


Candidate Selection Procedure Manual – Please download and read prior to applying for Firefighter. It describes in detail all requirements (application paperwork, exams, etc.) needed in order to complete the application process for Raleigh Firefighter.

Applications must be submitted online through Neogov.

Applications will NOT be accepted in person, via fax, or via email.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is an entry-level position involving development of skills, knowledge, and abilities related to protection of life and property through firefighting and providing emergency medical treatment to the sick and injured. Candidates must successfully complete the Fire Academy, including becoming state certified as an EMT (Emergency Medical Technician).

Typical Qualifications

HS graduate (or GED).  US Citizen.  Age 19 by the beginning of the academy, tentatively scheduled for early 2017.  Vision corrected to 20/30 in each eye and cannot be colorblind.  A Valid NC Class “C” Driver’s License.

Additional Information

Practice test days (optional) will be held at Keeter Training Center, 105 Keeter Center Drive in Raleigh:

Thursday, Oct. 13, Friday Oct.14, & Saturday Oct. 15, 8am – 12pm

Participation in the practice sessions is strongly encouraged.

For more information contact the Keeter Training Center at 919-996-6395 or visit

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

City’s Website Click HERE


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