Basic Firefighting skills, Vehicle Rescue, Structural Firefighting skills, Haz-Mat response skills, Crew Leader, Rope Rescue 1, Fire Fighter self survival, R.I.T. response, Truck Company operations, Fireground operations 1 and 2, NFPA NIMS, Trench Collapse Rescue Technician, Building Collapse Rescue Operations, Confined Space Rescue Technician, Fire Officer 1, Fire Officer 2, Fire Truck defensive driving, Initial Operations For the First arriving Engine and Ladder, Tought by Buffalo Fire Commissioner Mike Lombardo and Lt. Tim Klett from FDNY.
I've been a member of the Bowers Fire Co. since 2001. I became a captain in Jan. of 2006 and have been one since. I'm also a member of the Kent County Special Operations since 2004. And in 2008 Myself and 3 other members of my department were awarded the 2008 Delaware Heroic FireFighters of the year for our actions at a trailer fire where we pulled a guy out of the structure.
Ambulance Driver for Hart to Heart Ambulance Service
My family has been a big part in the fire service for over 40 years. And i had to keep the tradition going on. Plus the feeling you get when someone says thanks for the job we do, The way you feel when the tones drop. And theres not a better bunch of guys anywhere else but the firehouse.
We are offering opportunities for full pay and benefits WHILE WE TRAIN YOU to become a professional Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician! These entry level positions require no previous experience. Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school. A GED is acceptable.
Our 450 career men and women Firefighters/Emergency Medical Technicians are dedicated to protecting lives. Few careers can offer such a challenging and meaningful mission in an atmosphere of teamwork and camaraderie. Prince William County, VA, pop. 380,000, is a large and diverse community located 35 miles southwest of Washington, D. C. We are a growing organization with tremendous learning and promotional opportunities.
If selected, we provide a competitive minimum salary of $44,086 and exceptional benefits. For Advanced Life Support certification, we provide an additional $5,291/year incentive pay plus per hour supplement pay. Annual retention supplements are also offered. Employees are eligible for up to $5,000/year tuition reimbursement, and we offer a stipend for individuals who are bilingual English/Spanish. We offer an excellent benefits package with additional retirement options for Firefighters/Emergency Medical Technicians.
Please visit our web site at www.pwcgov.org/fire and click on “Career Opportunities.” You will find our short employment application form which can be submitted online. Apply now if you are ALS for a July hire (15 positions). Apply now at any level for a Jan 2010 hire. (30 positions)