Firefighter/EMT

Firefighter
Nashua Fire Rescue - Nashua, New Hampshire

Oct 6, 2020


Application Deadline:
Nov 30, 2020

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$48,248 annual

Job Description

Perform Firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to the City of Nashua and any mutual aid communities who request aid.

Additional Information

QUALIFICATIONS

§ 18 years of age

§ High School Diploma or equivalent

§ Candidate must hold a minimum of Pro-Board Firefighter II Certification. Candidates holding out of state certification must provide a letter from the New Hampshire Fire Standards and Training granting equivalency and/or reciprocity prior to date of hire.

§ National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians - EMT Basic Certification. Candidates holding out of state certification must obtain National Registry certification prior to the close of application. Candidates are required to maintain a current certification throughout the hiring process.

§ Current CPR Certification. Candidates are required to maintain a current certification throughout the hiring process.

§ Must have current (within 26 months of date of hire) Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) as required by the State

of NH Division of Fire Standards and Training. For applicants with out of state CPAT certifications you must submit your certification to the NH Fire Standards and Training granting equivalency prior to date of hire.

§ Ability to pass Pre-Employment Physical Screening per NFPA 1582, “Standard on Medical Requirements for Firefighter”

§ Ability to pass Acrophobia Ability Test – 100’ Aerial Ladder Climb as required by the State of NH Division of Fire

Standards and Training, administrative rule “Part 702”

§ Ability to pass 1.5 mile run in 12:00 minutes or less

§ Candidate must not have been convicted of a felony under federal law, the law of this state or any other state

§ No more than three (3) points in three (3) years on your Driver’s License for moving violations

§ No DWI convictions within seven (7) years

§ No convictions involving the transportation of alcohol or drugs within seven (7) years

§ Ability to pass a comprehensive motor vehicle record check

§ Ability to pass a comprehensive background check

§ NH CDL-B with airbrake (or obtain within three (3) years of hire)

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18
  • Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Experience: None

Contact Informaton

Jacob Dodge

Nashua Fire Rescue
177 Lake Street
Nashua, New Hampshire 03060
phone: (603) 589-3432

How to Apply

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Submit application and resume at:

https://www.applitrack.com/nashua/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Protective+Services

Candidates ++MUST++ provide copies of the following:

§ Firefighter II certification

§ Current CPR Card

§ Current NREMT Card

§ Current CPAT Certificate

§ Current Driver’s License

§ Highest level of education completed (H.S. Diploma, GED or College Diploma)

Applicants without New Hampshire Fire Training and Standards Certifications may acquire a letter of Equivalency from the Fire Academy. For more information please go to https://nhfa-ems.com/fire-certification-reciprocity/

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