Deadline: July 20, 2018
Salary: $44,579.60 Annually
Under close supervision, performs specialized fire fighting work in controlling, combating, extinguishing and preventing fires and operating fire fighting apparatus. Employees may be assigned to operate equipment to alarms, utilize special skills acquired on the job, or assist with fire inspections. A large part of duty time is spent in inspection and maintenance of equipment, in supervised training, and in maintenance of quarters. Employee is also responsible for administering first aid and emergency medical care if certified as an EMT. Reports to a Fire Lieutenant or Fire Captain.
Minimum Training and Experience
Graduation from High School, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities. An AS or AA Degree in a related field is preferred.
Possession of a valid Class “E” Florida Driver’s License. Must submit your lifetime record and, it cannot be more than thirty (30) days old. It can be obtained from the Department of Motor Vehicles or your local Broward County Courthouse.
Must be a Florida State Certified or National Registered EMT, AND currently enrolled in Paramedic School. (Transcripts are required to prove current enrollment obligation has been met.) or,
Possess a State of Florida Paramedic Certification or, must obtain within 2 1/2 years of the date of hire and subsequently cleared by our Medical Director within six (6) months of obtaining certification.
Possession of a Certificate of Compliance issued by the Division of State Fire Marshal for the State of Florida.
Selected candidates will be required to pass the county-wide firefighter physical ability test at the expense of Davie Fire Rescue prior to Conditional Offer of Employment.
**DO NOT CONTACT THE FIRE ADMINISTRATION OR ITS STAFF**
THIS POSTING WILL CLOSE ON JULY 20, 2018 @ 5:00 PM OR UPON RECEIPT OF 400 APPLICATIONS.
How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.