Training and Experience:
High school diploma or GED. College and related work experience preferred.
Possession of a valid Class “E” Florida Driver’s License.
Reliable transportation is a must since the work includes assignments at different fire stations throughout the city,
Employee shall have and maintain a Florida State EMT Certificate, and must posses a valid Firefighter certification issued through the State of Florida and obtain a Pinellas County EMT certification within six (6) months from the date of employment.
Must meet the NFPA 1582 Medical and physical standards.
Must be tobacco/smoke free for a minimum of one (1) year prior to hire and thereafter.
Must have no body ornaments (tattoos/body piercings) visible while wearing department assigned uniforms. A long sleeve uniform shirt that covers any visible tattoos is appropriate and under our new uniform policy. The long sleeve shirt may be waived with approval of the Fire Chief.