Closing Date: 05/05/17
The Lexington County Fire Service is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter. Candidates must possess the following certifications prior to applying:
NFPA 1001 Firefighter One and Two (multiple openings)
Rapid Intervention Crew (multiple openings)
Emergency Vehicle Driver Training (multiple openings)
Technical Rescuer/ Rope Rescue (multiple openings)
Candidates will be required to complete the departmental physical agility test, a Firefighter I and II competency exam and a panel interview prior to be being offered a position with the Lexington County Fire Service. Candidates must possess a South Carolina Class E or Commercial Driver’s license with tanker and airbrake endorsement within 15 days of hire.
Candidates will be required to complete a 10 week orientation training program once hired. For candidates possessing EMT or Paramedic certifications, the Emergency Medical Responder Class requirement will be waived. Anticipated start date is August 14, 2017.