The Moss Point Fire Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Firefighter. All applicants interested in becoming a firefighter with the Moss Point fire Department
are required to pass a physical agility test and a Civil Service exam (date to be determined).
The minimum age requirement is 18 years and all applicants must have a valid Mississippi Driver?s License. Applicants passing the Physical Agility Test must then take and pass a Written Exam before being considered for employment. The written exam will be administered at a later date to the determined.
To qualify for employment with the City of Moss Point, applicants must successfully pass a psychological exam and reside within 50 miles from the City limits. The starting salary for this position is $34,614.20 annually. The City of Moss Point offers an excellent benefits package that includes sick leave, vacation and holiday pay.
Physical Agility Test Candidate Must Complete:
1.5 mile run in 14 minutes or less
25 or more push-ups in 2 minutes or less
35 or more Bent Knee/Arms across chest Sit-Ups in 2 minutes or less
1 or more palm in or palm out Pull-Ups in 1 minute or less
50 or more simulated wood chops in 2 minutes or less
75 feet Victim Rescue Drag in 2 minutes or less (Manikin Weight is 175 lbs.)
If at any time during this assessment, a candidate states they can no longer continue test, even though time may allow, the physical agility assessment will end.
THE CITY OF MOSS POINT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
City of Moss Point, Director of Human Resources 4320 McInnis Avenue