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Fire Fighter (Full Time)

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Starting $17.33/Hr to $21.07/Hr DOQE
  • Posted Date:10/02/2018
  • Deadline to Apply:10/22/2018 4:30 PM

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This full time Fire Fighter position is under general and direct supervision of Senior Fire Fighter Personnel including Fire Captains and the Fire Chief.  Performs technical fire fighting duties in responding to fire alarms, medical emergencies, hazardous materials situations, urban rescue and other calls to protect life and property in addition to responding “on call” as needed by the Department.  Individual is capable of performing highly strenuous and demanding physical activities and operating and maintaining appropriate fire fighting vehicles, equipment and tools in relation to the duties of a fire fighter.  Can meet appropriate training objectives of a fire fighter in relation to physical fitness, vehicle and equipment operations and the application of first aid and other related life-safety operations.  Is capable of and committed to the required training of a fire fighter to meet all city and state requirements.  Is capable of receiving and implementing orders issued by superiors in the Department and maintaining a professional decorum and behavior at all times.

STARTING SALARY $17.33 to $21.07/Hour   D.O.Q.E.

SALARY RANGE:  $17.33 to $29.63/Hour

Full job descriptions, applications and supplemental questionnaire are available:

In Person

City of West Wendover, 1111 N. Gene L. Jones Way, West Wendover, Nevada 89883

By U.S. Mail

Send a business size self addressed stamped envelope to the City of West Wendover

Attn:    Job Opening, P.O. Box 2825, West Wendover, Nevada 89883

Via Facsimile

Contact the City of West Wendover (775) 664-3081

Via the Web

Completed applications must be received by Human Resources City of West Wendover, 1111 N. Gene L. Jones Way, West Wendover, Nevada 89883, By 4:30 P.M., October 22, 2018.  Position May Close Sooner if Adequate Applications Received.

The City of West Wendover offers a full range of benefits including but not limited to:  Accrued vacation (15 days per year initial) and sick leave (10 days per year initial); paid employee medical insurance including vision and dental; $15,000 life insurance; 11 paid holidays per year; longevity pay; merit pay, uniform allowance and participation in Nevada Public Employees Retirement System (PERS). 

The City of West Wendover is an Equal Opportunity Employer

This is a non-exempt position under FLSA
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