EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Jonesboro Fire Department ? The City of Jonesboro Civil Service Commission will be testing for the position of Entry Level Firefighters on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Those individuals interested in participating in the testing process may pick up application packets starting September 13, 2019 at the Human Resources Department, 300 S Church St. Ste. 100, Jonesboro, AR, or print off packet attached. Completed packets must be returned to Human Resources at PO Box 1845 or 300 S. Church St, Jonesboro, AR 72401 by Friday, October 18, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. Your completed packets must include a completed application, which you can do here online from our website.
Questions should be directed to the Human Resources Department at 870-933-4640.
Pre-Qualifications for an Entry Level Firefighter include:
Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen,
Possess a High School Diploma or GED,
Minimum age of 21 (at the time of testing),
Maximum age of 34 (as required by Arkansas State Law),
No Felony Convictions,
Valid Driver`s License,
Pass a written exam,
Pass a physical agility test,
Drug screen and comprehensive background check,
SHIFT -not applicable-
SALARY Entry Level Firefighter starting pay is $34,500 annually.
HOURS 24 hour shifts on a rotating schedule.