Firefighter: Pay Range $31,139 – $46,723
Firefighter Trainee Pay Rate: $29,359 – $44,009
High school education or equivalent and a valid Tennessee driver’s license that has not been revoked within the last 24 months are required. Must be a TN resident at least 18 yrs. of age.
Must be able to attend the TN Fire Academy and complete the full recruit course within the first year of employment as available; attain TN Commission on Firefighting certification of Firefighter I and State of TN certification of AEMT before the end his/her second year of employment; attain the TN Commission on Firefighting Certification of Firefighter II before the end of his/her third year of employment and attain the rank of Reserve Driver Engineer before the end of his/her fourth year of employment.