Firefighter/Paramedic; Genoa Township Fire Department

Firefighter/EMT (Basic or Paramedic)
Genoa Township Fire Department - Galena, Ohio

Apr 2, 2020

Application Deadline:
Dec 31, 2020

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$N/A annual

Job Description

The Genoa Township Fire Department is currently building an ongoing eligibility list for future positions for Entry Level Firefighter/Paramedics.

The Genoa Township Fire Department requires FireTEAM testing and the candidate PHQ to be completed. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. The PHQ must be completed to be considered further in the process.

Additional Information


A Firefighter/Paramedic performs emergency work in the protection of life and property. A Firefighter/Paramedic is responsible for the rapid and efficient performance of specialized duties under emergency conditions which may involve personal hazards. A major portion of the Firefighter/Paramedic’s time is spent in preparing to combat fires, medical emergencies, hazardous materials incidents, technical rescue emergencies, and others as the needs arise. A Firefighter/Paramedic also performs routine work in the maintenance of fire station property and equipment. A Firefighter/Paramedic is subject to call-in at any time in the event of emergency.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience: See below

Valid OHIO State Driver's License : Yes

Ability to Read/Speak English : Yes

Vision : Must pass a NFPA 1582 physical, including stress test and Ohio Police and Fire Pension Physical

Academy Certification : Ohio Firefighter Level 2

Necessary Certifications :

  • Ohio Firefighter Level 2
  • State of Ohio EMT-P

Hiring Process :

  • Test
  • Background check
  • Agility Test
  • Panel interview
  • Chief’s Interview
  • Psychological Testing
  • Physical Test

Contact Informaton

National Testing Network Support

Genoa Township Fire Department
Galena, Ohio 43021
phone: 855-821-3761

How to Apply


  • File an application by the posted deadline and provide a valid driver’s license
  • Provide proof of Firefighter II and Paramedic certification
  • Pass a written examination
  • Pass an agility test
  • Pass an oral interview
  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer usage and written communication
  • Successfully complete a background investigation
  • Pass a psychological evaluation
  • Pass post-offer exams including medical and drug testing

Applicants must pass each phase of the testing and selection process in order to be considered eligible for appointment. Failure of any phase will result in disqualification from further testing and consideration.

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