FIREFIGHTER

Firefighter
City of Bowling Green Fire Department - Bowling Green, Kentucky

Apr 23, 2021


Application Deadline:
May 31, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$42,603 annual

Job Description

WRITTEN TEST DATE: Thursday, June 17 and Saturday, June 19

++***CARRYOVER TEST SCORES****++ This year firefighter applicants have the option to carryover last year's (2020) written test scores. Applicants will still be required to submit a pre-polygraph questionnaire (Form I-2) and complete the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI) in order to be considered for the position.

DUTIES: Provides protection of life and property through general firefighting activities. Duties and responsibilities include performing general firefighting; handling hazardous materials, and man-made and natural disasters; performing routine maintenance work in the upkeep of equipment and fire station; conducting inspections; and completing routine clerical work.

REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY:

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Age 18 by your written test date.
  • Good driving, police, personal and employment record
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Males between ages 18-26 need to be registered with Selective Services

IMPORTANT NOTICE: It is the applicant’s responsibility to obtain CPAT certification before the job offer date.

SALARY: $42,603 ($46,603 upon completion of basic training) plus a full benefits package)

HOURS: After training, one will work one 24 – hour shift and be off 48 hours. The work day starts at 7:00 a.m.

DOCUMENTS TO UPLOAD TO APPLICATION:

  • Upload copy of High School Diploma/Transcript (if you have to request your transcript/diploma submit your application and forward the documents to HR once received)
  • Upload copy of EMT Certification Card (if applicable)
  • Upload copy of CPAT Certification (if already certified – must be valid until December 27, 2021)

AS CONFIRMATION OF YOUR APPLICATION SUBMISSION YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • Test information
  • Pre-Polygraph Questionnaire due on you written test date

The City of Bowling Green is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug - Free Workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: 0

Contact Information

tiger tooley

City of Bowling Green Fire Department
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
phone: 270-393-3667

How to Apply

Apply online: https://www.bgky.org/hr/jobs/more?AppliTrackJobId=618

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