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Posted 2022-08-01
Part Time Firefighter 1
Shelbyville Fire Department
315 Washington St.
Shelbyville, KY 40065
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The Shelbyville Fire Department is accepting applications for part time firefighters. General Duties: This position serves under the Fire Captain or Fire Sergeant and routinely works a scheduled 24 hours per week in 12 and 24-hour shifts. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: serving as a professional Firefighter/EMT on and off the fire ground; executing station duties; inspecting facilities to ensure clean, orderly and safe work environments; ensuring that apparatus and equipment are clean and maintained in proper working order; answering calls for emergency and non-emergency services normally associated with those of a Firefighter/EMT. Required Qualifications: • Must be at least eighteen years of age by date of application • High School Diploma or equivalent • A valid driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Kentucky • Successful completion of an internal Fire Candidate Physical Agility Course and an internal written exam with a passing score of 75%. The exam will be comprised of material from the latest version of the IFSTA Essentials of Firefighting, Firefighter I curriculum. If an agility test has been completed within the last six (6) months, no agility test will be required. Desired Qualifications: • 150-hour certification o 400-hour certification and the IFSAC Firefighter I and II established and certified by the Kentucky Fire Commission are preferred, but not required. • Emergency Medical Technician Certification (EMT-B or EMT-A or P) as established and certified by the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services (KBEMS) • Certificates from the US Department of Homeland Security/FEMA that include NIMS IS-100, 200, 700 and 800. • OSHA 1910: 120/NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations Level Certification Salary: $13.14/hour. Compensated for call-back events and training events. Part time firefighters who are already enrolled in the CERS pension system will also get pension credit for time worked in this position. Deadline: Visit or City Hall (315 Washington St., Shelbyville, KY) for an application packet. Please include copies of certifications demonstrating qualifications with your application. A resume will not substitute for a completed and signed application. The application period will remain open until all positions are filled. Call (502) 633-7101 for questions. E. O. E. / A. D. A.
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Candice Selph
(502) 487-8205