Firefighter Recruit – Raleigh, NC – Deadline: 11/30/2019

$38,058.00 Annually
11/30/2019 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Description

Please click on the link below to download and read the Candidate Selection Procedure Manual 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. PDF reader)

Applications must be submitted online through Neogov. Applications will not be accepted in person, via fax, via email or mail.

Scan and attach the following documents: 
  • Valid driver’s license 

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 to start April 27, 2020.  Vision corrected to 20/30 in each eye and cannot be colorblind.  A valid Driver’s License.

Additional Information

Practice’s for the written aptitude and agility test days (optional) will be held at Keeter Training Center (105 Keeter Center Drive, Raleigh) from 8am – 12pm on the following dates: 
  • Thursday, December 5th, 2019 
  • Friday, December 6th, 2019 
  • Saturday, December 7th, 2019 

(Participation in the practice sessions is strongly encouraged)

A written aptitude test will be given to notified candidates on Monday December 9th 2018 at the Raleigh Convention Center at 8:30 am.

The physical agility test dates are December 10th, 11th and 12th, 2019 at the Keeter Training Center.



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