City of Tacoma
- Position Description
PLEASE READ THE FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT BEFORE CALLING OR APPLYING FOR DETAILS ABOUT THE APPLICATION AND TESTING PROCESS.
Tacoma Fire Department (TFD) is currently seeking candidates interested in serving our community as firefighters and emergency medical technicians (EMT).
TFD takes great pride in its ability to serve the needs of our diverse community. Each day our citizens call upon us to respond to a variety of emergencies: fires, emergency medical incidents, technical rescues, hazardous materials, marine incidents and more.
Firefighter/EMTs are responsible for the protection of life, property and the environment. They perform general duty firefighting work: combating, extinguishing, and preventing fires, providing emergency medical services and maintaining fire department equipment, apparatus and quarters. Firefighters also prepare and maintain a variety of records and electronic reports and constantly interact with the public in a positive way.
TFD protects a service area of 71 square miles (Tacoma, Fife, Fircrest and associated waterways) with a population of more than 200,000. The department also services the Port of Tacoma, one of the largest containers ports in North America, covering over 2,400 acres.
TFD has 16 active fire stations distributed throughout our response area. Our front-line uniform personnel staff operates 16 engine companies, four ladders, five medic units, and three command vehicles. Uniformed personnel also cross-staff a fireboat, hazardous material unit and technical rescue vehicle. The majority of the uniformed force is engaged in fire suppression and emergency medical service delivery.
For additional information please visit the Tacoma Fire Department page.
City of Olympia, WA Lateral Firefighter
DESCRIPTION BENEFITS QUESTIONS
Job Title:FirefighterOpening Date/Time: Mon. 03/12/18 12:00 AM Pacific TimeClosing Date/Time: Tue. 04/10/18 11:59 PM Pacific TimeSalary:$34.78 - $47.60 Hourly
$6,029.00 - $8,251.00 Monthly
$72,348.00 - $99,012.00 AnnuallyJob Type:Regular, Full-timeLocation:Fire Station 11, 8450 161st Ave NE, Redmond, WashingtonDepartment:Fire
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