Firefighter

Firefighter
Carlyss Fire Department - Sulphur, Louisiana


Application Deadline:

Salary Information

Salary:
32500 annual

Job Description

Now Hiring Qualified Applicants

Job Brief

We are looking for applicants to work with a team of professionals that suppresses fires as well as attending to accidents and emergencies. The job is challenging yet extremely rewarding as saving lives and protecting property is of utmost importance for our community.

An excellent firefighter is a responsible and brave professional who is well-trained in dealing with emergencies and enduring difficult situations. Calmness and patience when dealing with adversities are the most important qualities. Good communication skills and a compassionate personality may also come in handy in the field.

Incentive pay for certifications earned and paid training.

Responsibilities

· Respond to fire alarms quickly to regulate and extinguish forest or building fires

· Operate firefighting and rescuing equipment such as aerial ladders, axes, fire hoses etc.

· Provide emergency medical services with compliance to established standards

· Inspect scenes of fire or accidents to identify causes or discover significant findings

· Clean up fire scenes by removing debris and burned items

· Respond to other emergency situations and assist those in need

· Clean and maintain personal equipment and keep it ready for use

· Participate in fire drills to stay alert and up to date with job duties

· Assist in public educational programs to help prevent dangerous fire accidents

Requirements

· Citizen of the United Stated States

· At least 18 years old

· Have a current valid driver license

· High school diploma or higher; degree in fire science is a plus

· Have a valid birth certificate

· Successful passing of firefighting exams (written, physical, medical etc.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XdwieGSaFpU&t=317s

http://www.ose.louisiana.gov/Standard%20Guides/ff.pdf

Apply Now

· Applications available Online or In person

· Mail or drop off in person applications to 5151 Volunteer Rd Sulphur, LA 70665

https://goo.gl/maps/zkt8m2zKAGaeuXSG6

· Call 337-583-2365 for questions and further details

· Deadline is June 30, 2019 at 2:00pm

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: High School or GED
  • Experience: None Required

Contact Informaton

Lori Coleman

Carlyss Fire Department
5151 Volunteer Rd
Sulphur, Louisiana 70665
phone: 337-583-2365

How to Apply

· Applications available online or in person

http://www.ose.louisiana.gov/applications/Competitive%20Appl%20-%20May%202009rev.doc

· Mail or drop off in person applications to 5151 Volunteer Rd Sulphur, LA 70665

https://goo.gl/maps/zkt8m2zKAGaeuXSG6

· Call 337-583-2365 for questions and further details

· Deadline is June 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm

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