National Testing Network - Lynnwood, Washington
Mar 31, 2020
- Application Deadline:
- Sep 25, 2020
- Entry Level:
- $$40,544.25 annual
Tiffin Fire/Rescue Division is currently hiring for Firefighter! All candidates must submit a department application, http://tiffinohio.gov/FORMS/
and take the FireTEAM test through National Testing Network.
The department requires the candidate PHQ. You can access the questionnaire through your candidate account. The PHQ must be completed or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: Salary based upon negotiations with the International Association of Firefighters Local 322. Current collective bargaining agreement. Current CBA 2017-2019
Firefighter/EMT-B starting pay $40,544.25/ yr. pay increases to $50,448.87 upon completion of probationary period.
Firefighter/ Paramedic starting pay $41,713.80/ yr. pay increases to $51,904.12 upon completion of probationary period.
Department Overview: Since 1894, the Tiffin Fire Department has provided full-time protection to the City of Tiffin. In 1997, EMS was merged creating the Fire/Rescue Division. The men and women who comprise our department today are more than firefighters. The majority are paramedics and certified fire safety inspectors. 20 are trained to the level of Haz-Mat Technicians. Several have training in technical rescue. We provide our services based out of two fire stations. Station 1, located in the heart of downtown, houses two engines, a ladder truck, two ambulances, rescue boats, administrative offices, and support vehicles. Station 2, can be found in the north end of our city. It is located between two major industrial areas and houses an engine, aerial platform truck, and an ambulance. We utilize cross staffing to cover many of the incidents for which we are requested.
- Age: 18+
- Education: High School Diploma/GED
- Experience: See below
Valid OHIO State Driver's License : Required, must submit a copy with the application. ANY valid state drivers license will be accepted.
Ability to Read/Speak English : Required
Vision : Must pass a pre-employment medical exam
Academy Certification : Ohio FFII, EMT-B, Hazmat Operations
Necessary Certifications : Minimum State of Ohio Firefighter II, EMT-B, Hazmat Operations - Must be submitted with the application
Additional Requirements : The candidate selected for hire must obtain a State of Ohio Hazard Recognition Officer and Paramedic certifications within 30 months of their start date in order to successfully complete their probationary period. All certifications must be maintained during employment.
Hiring Process :
- Entry Examination
- Physical Agility Examination
- Oral Interviews
- Chief's Interviews
- Background Investigations
- Medical/Physical Examinations
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