$39,665.60 – $56,659.20 Annually
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND CERTIFICATIONS
Graduation from high school or G.E.D.
Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of appointment.
No person age forty (40) or older at the final closing date for the Civil Service examination shall be eligible to receive an original appointment to the position of Fire Fighter.
Must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of appointment.
All persons appointed as Fire Fighters must demonstrate compliance with the programs of apprenticeship established in accordance with the terms of Divisional standards as registered with the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, U.S. Department of Labor, 1-1-86 and with the standards established by the Toledo Fire Division for the Fire Training Academy and the probationary period.
Newly appointed Fire Fighters are required to become paramedics. Required paramedic coursework will be provided and is completed on the Fire Fighter’s own time. Once earned, paramedic certification must be maintained and the Fire Fighter is required to function as a Fire Fighter/Paramedic for the duration of his/her career with the Toledo Fire and Rescue Department.
This position requires employees to work in set 24-hour shifts, including weekends and holidays.