General Notice: The City of Rockledge is accepting applications for Firefighter testing to establish an eligibility list for future vacancies for the positions of Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic. The testing process includes: Application Review, Physical Ability Test (PAT), Written Examination and Oral Review Board. Testing will be conducted on October 21, 2017 at the Rockledge Fire Department Training Center.
** Read all information prior to completing and submitting your application. Failure to comply with submission of required documentation and testing requirements will automatically cause your application to be rejected. **
The City will not consider applicants who have used tobacco products for a period of at least one year prior to application for employment. The definition of “tobacco products” shall include but is not limited to – cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, pipes and snuff.
Must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have High School diploma or GED at time of application.
State of Florida Firefighter II Certification
Valid State of Florida EMT or Paramedic Certification (position dependent)
Valid State of Florida Driver’s License with Class E Endorsement
Must be in full compliance of Florida Statute 633
Base Salary Range: Firefighter/EMT $34,000 - $53,000
Paramedic Incentive $3,000 - $5,000 Annually
(Contract currently in negotiations)
Department Webpage - http://cityofrockledge.org/153/Fire-Department
STEP 1: Download application packet - http://cityofrockledge.org/432/Employment-Applications
Firefighter Employment Application
Firefighter Supplemental Questionnaire
PAT Candidate Orientation Guide w/Hold Harmless Agreement
STEP 2: Submit the completed application along with the Firefighter Supplemental Questionnaire by the deadline of October 6, 2017. A $20.00 application fee (cash or money order made payable to City of Rockledge) must accompany your submittal. Application packets and payments should be remitted to Human Resources at City of Rockledge, 1600 Huntington Lane, Rockledge, Florida 32955.
STEP 3: Provide a primary contact phone number and a valid email address to be used for communications and updates. All communications regarding exam dates, times, etc. will be provided by EMAIL.
Equal Opportunity Employer