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POSITION OPENING: 21-18-04
Post Dates: 2/09/21 – 3/12/21
Title and Salary: Firefighter I (Experienced) - $39,100 or
Firefighter II (Experienced) - $43,300
(Classification will depend on experience and certifications)
Location: Perry Fire & Emergency Services Department
Term of Appointment: Full-time Regular
Probationary Period: 12-months
GENERAL NATURE OF WORK:
Perform the duties of a Firefighter. Controls and extinguishes fire, protects life and property, maintains equipment. Performs assigned duties in maintaining apparatus, quarters, buildings, equipment, grounds and hydrants.
Must have current/valid Georgia driver’s license. Candidates must successfully complete the pre-employment Physical Agility Test and Entrance Assessment. Candidates selected for hire will also be required to pass a polygraph/voice stress examination, fit for duty physical exam, pre-employment drug screen and GBI fingerprint check. Firefighters work 24/48-hour shift assignments.
Firefighter I: Must possess NPQ FF 1; NIMS 100; NIMS 700 certifications; EMS First Responder Certification.
Firefighter II: Must meet qualifications for Firefighter 1 and have completed one year as a Firefighter I; completed NPQ Fire Fighter II series; NIMS 200; NIMS 800; Interior Search & Rescue; Structural Fire Control; Crash Victim Extrication.
(Out of State Firefighter Certification transition to Georgia Firefighter Certification requires the following: Candidates must be members of a Georgia fire department, have IFSAC, DoD, or Pro Board certifications, and pass the Georgia State Certification written and skills exams.)
TO APPLY: Visit the City of Perry website to view the full job announcement and application package.
The City of Perry is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a certified drug free workplace.p >