Firefighter Recruit

  • Town of Collierville
  • Collierville, Tennessee
  • Dec 21, 2020
Full Time Fire and EMS Entry-Level
  • Salary: 30899 USD Annually
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 9014572296
  • Apply By: Oct 26, 2020

Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION: The purpose of this classification is to perform probationary, entry level firefighting and trainee level emergency medical assistance work in combating, extinguishing, and preventing fires, and in responding to medical emergencies that is designed to help the Town’s Fire Department respond effectively to fires, medical emergencies, natural disasters, and man-made emergency situations.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED with course concentration in the physical sciences or industrial arts.  Possess and maintain the following as issued by the Tennessee Department of Health and Environment: Advanced EMT license. Must successfully pass the Town of Collierville pre-employment verification and the State of Tennessee Basic/Advanced Emergency Medical Technician requirements. Must not have been convicted of a felony. Must not have been convicted of a Class A or Class B misdemeanor within 36 months of hire. Veterans must possess an ‘Honorable’ discharge from any Military Service. Must establish and maintain their actual bona fide residence east of the Mississippi River within a distance no greater than thirty (30) miles from the Town’s corporate limits.  Town of Collierville employees must not be on any departmental disciplinary probation.

Must be 21 years of age at time of hire.

LICENSES:  Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License.

Special Instructions

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Additional Information

NOTES:  Tasks require the regular and sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, and that generally involves lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of heavy objects and materials (exceeding 50 pounds).  Must be able to pass a work-related physical and drug test. Some evening hours will be required

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Job Address

Collierville, Tennessee 38017 United States View Map