Soon, the Orange County Fire Authority will be accepting applications for the position of Hand Crew Firefighter.
Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to complete a job interest card to receive an email notification when the recruitment opens.
JOB INTEREST CARD
To view the comprehensive class specification, please click on the following link: Hand Crew Firefighter
An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of this job such as those listed below:
EDUCATION (position requirement at entry):
High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
EXPERIENCE (position requirement at entry):
Experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of this job
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS (position requirement at entry):
Possession of a valid Class C California Driver License by date of appointment. This classification is subject to enrollment in the California DMV Pull Notice Program, which periodically provides Risk Management with the incumbent`s Driver License record and status.
HIGHLY DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Possession of an S-130 Firefighter Training Certificate
Possession of an S-190 Introduction to Wildland Fire Behavior Certificate
Possession of an S-212 Wildland Fire Chain Saws Certificate
Possession of a valid California Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) License
Completion of a State Certified Basic Firefighter 1 Academy
Possession of an Arduous Wildland Firefighter Pack Test Certificate
OTHER REQUIREMENTS (position requirement at entry):
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
NOTE: Applicants who possess some or all of the highly desired certificates listed above MUST attach a scanned copy (USE PDF FORMATTING) at time of application submission.
Approximately fifty-two (52) weeks from the date of appointment.
Employees represented by the OCPFA (Orange County Professional Firefighters Association) hired after September 1, 2016 are not permitted to use tobacco products on or off duty.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The Orange County Fire Authority is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
$34,825.44 - $46,926.88 Annually
Orange County Fire Authority Human Resources 1 Fire Authority Road