Career Firefighter Recruitment Job - Campbell County Fire Department - Gillette, Wyoming

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Campbell County Fire Department

Position Title: Career Firefighter Recruitment
Position Type: Firefighter/EMT (Basic or Paramedic)
Position Location: Gillette, WY
Closed date: 11/08/2012
Job Description
General Information
The Campbell County Fire Department is recruiting candidates to participate in the 2012 Career Firefighter Eligibility List testing process. Those persons successfully completing the testing process will be placed on an eligibility list to be considered for vacant career firefighter positions as they arise.
The eligibility list shall remain in effect:
1) for a period of one year, 2) until the list is exhausted, or 3) until the list is rescinded or terminated by the board.

Qualifications for Application

To apply for a position as a Firefighter for the Campbell County Fire Department, the candidate must meet the following:

• 18 years of age or older
• Posses a high school diploma or GED certificate
• Must be a United States citizen
• Must be able to read, write and speak English
• Posses a valid driver’s license
• Posses a Wyoming, IFSAC or Pro Board Firefighter 1 or higher certification
• Posses a Wyoming Basic Emergency Care certification or higher, or have the ability to obtain reciprocity within six months of hire.

Successful candidates who complete the testing process and are placed on the eligibility list will be subject to the following prior to being hired if selected:

• Driving history review
• Criminal background check
• Psychological evaluation
• Medical examination
• Chiefs interview

Schedule of Events

Application period: October 15 through November 9, 2012

Applications due: 5pm. Mountain Time, November 9, 2012

Written Test: 9am, Friday, December 7, 2012

Physical Agility Test: 1pm, Friday, December 7, 2012

Oral Interview: 8am, Saturday, December 8, 2012

Written Test

The written test is a standard entry level aptitude test consisting of the following elements:
reading comprehension, logical & mathematic reasoning and situational judgment.

Those candidates passing the written test with a score of 75% or greater will be allowed to participate in the physical agility testing.

Physical Agility Test

The candidate will be required to complete a physical agility test that consists of five events.
The maximum time allowed to complete the test is seven and one half minutes or less. The test is pass/fail.

Candidates should wear long pants or sweat pants and comfortable shoes. Campbell County Fire Department will provide the additional protective clothing required to be worn during the test.

Oral Interview

Candidates reaching the oral interview panel will sit in front of an interview panel consisting of fire service personnel from Campbell County Fire Department and other fire departments in the region.

Eligibility List

Candidates completing all phases of testing will be placed on the eligibility list. Candidates will be ranked based on their test scores and oral interview score. When vacancies arise, candidates will be pulled from the eligibility list to complete a further testing and a Chiefs Interview.

Additional Information
The Campbell County Fire Department is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of “Career Firefighter.” The testing process will consist of a written test and a physical agility test to be conducted on December 7, 2012, and an oral interview to be conducted on December 8, 2012.

Applications and minimum qualification requirements are available at the following:
• Campbell County Fire Department at 106 Rohan Avenue, Gillette, WY 82716
• (307) 682-5319

The application deadline is 5:00 p.m. mountain time on Friday, November 9, 2012.

Job Requirements
  • Age 18
  • Experience Firefighter I; BEC or EMT
Salary Information

Contact Information
Donna Crippen
Campbell County Fire Department
106 Rohan Ave
Gillette, Wyoming 82716
ph: (307)682-5319
Fax: (307)686-2222

How To Apply
Mail to Campbell County Fire Department 106 Rohan Ave Gillette, WY 82716; Email; Fax 307-686-2222

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