Joint Firefighter Recruitment
Deadline: January 13, 2017
If you are looking for a job as a firefighter in the State of Florida, then look no further!
Welcome to the Employment Testing Cooperative! We are a group ofÂ 12 fire departmentsÂ in Southwest Florida seeking exceptionally talented, experienced and dedicated firefighters to serve the residents of our fast-growing communities.Â
Located in coastal Lee County, Florida, the fire departments of the ETC have mutually agreed on one application and one testing process for the positions of firefighter, firefighter/emergency medical technician and firefighter/paramedic. By applying for a firefighter position through the ETC, you will gain access to job openings fromÂ 12 fire departmentsÂ on Florida’s tropical west coast.Â
The testing process consists of the following: submitting a completed application, completing a written general aptitude test and passing a physical ability test. For more information, click on theÂ Frequently Asked QuestionsÂ button to the left.
The fire departments involved in this cooperative testing process includeÂ Bayshore Fire Rescue,Â Â Bonita Springs Fire Control and Rescue District,Â Â City of Fort Myers Fire Department,Â Â Estero Fire Rescue,Â Â Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District,Â Â Iona McGregor Fire District,Â Â Lee County Port Authority Airport Fire Department,Â Â Lehigh Acres Fire Rescue District,Â Â North Fort Myers Fire Control District,Â Â San Carlos Park Fire Protection and Rescue Service District,Â Â Sanibel Fire & Rescue District,Â Â South Trail Fire District. Each of these agencies is growing, and we anticipate tremendous increases in the demand for personnel in the near future. As the populations of Southwest Florida continue to increase, so do our needs for qualified firefighters.Â
Are you really satisfied with your career? Why not become a firefighter?
The fire service is composed of a diverse group of outstanding people, characterized by their ability, commitment, perseverance and determination. They share that special something, giving back in many unselfish ways to the community.Â
Applying for a job in the fire service can be tedious and tiresome, but not through the Employment Testing Cooperative! By applying for a fire service job through the ETC, you’ll have access to job openings withÂ 12 fire departmentsÂ in Southwest Florida- – most of which are currently hiring qualified firefighters, emergency medical technicians or paramedics.
For more information on the qualifications needed in order to apply for a job as a firefighter through the ETC, click on the “Online Application” button to the left.
Questions or comments should be directed to:
Iona McGregor Fire District
|How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.|