|Now Hiring FF/EMT|
|By Avondale Fire Company|
|September 27, 2017|
Avondale Fire Company is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Part-time Firefighter/EMT. Found in 1887, Avondale Fire Company provides fire and emergency medical services to the residents of Avondale Borough, New Garden, and parts of London Grove, London Britain, Franklin, and West Marlborough Townships. Our dedicated volunteers and career employees take great pride in being a positive and progressive organization.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Firefighter/EMT position is a professional first responder role. The following are primary duties and responsibilities:
• Provide protection to life and property by responding to fire emergencies, alarms, accidents or calls for service by functioning as a firefighter, EMT, driver, pump operator, and/or initial company officer.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty as previously outlined. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to successfully serve as a Firefighter/EMT:
• Must be 21years old prior to hire date
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
• Possess a High School Diploma or GED Equivalency; (Associates degree or higher preferred)
AFC offers an excellent competitive salary rate for Part-time employees.
Qualified applicants should send resume and cover letter by US Mail, email, or fax to:
The Avondale Fire Company requires a pre-employment drug test, medical examination, and physical examination administered to all applicants who have received a conditional offer of employment, which will be paid for by the Avondale Fire Company.
Any applicant who is given a conditional offer of employment must receive a negative drug test prior to performing job duties for the Avondale Fire Company. If the pre-duty test result is positive, then the conditional offer shall be revoked.
Mission & Values Statements
AFC's mission as a company is to save lives, to save property from damage or destroyed by fire, and promote good citizenship in our community.
The mission of AFCEMS is to provide outstanding emergency medical services and patient transportation services. We provide these services in a professional manner while maintaining the dignity of those we serve. Our personnel continuously strive to learn, improve and grow in enhancing the delivery of emergency medical services to those we serve.
Thank you for your interest in Avondale Fire Company.