Post Date: 01/04/2021
Close Date: 03/01/2021
City of Bismarck
221 N 5th Street
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$50,000 - $69,999
General Statement of Duties: Bismarck’s firefighters perform challenging and rewarding work in preventing, combating, and extinguishing fires, responding to EMS incidents, training, operating and maintaining equipment. The work involves duties of protecting life and property through the performance of firefighting and rescue activities under general training and certification procedures. Firefighters are required to train and participate in the operation of equipment and apparatus and perform hazardous tasks under emergency conditions. These conditions may require strenuous exertion under such handicaps as fire, heat, smoke, cramped and hazardous surroundings. Although rescue and firefighting work are the most difficult and responsible areas of work, a significant portion of time is also spent inspecting premises for the purposes of fire prevention and preplanning, delivering public fire education, training and drills, performing routine station and equipment maintenance duties, as well as performing other duties.
At least 18 years of age. Possess a valid driver’s license. Must possess or be able to obtain certification as a National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) CPR certification within 2 years of employment. High school graduate or GED
Must successfully complete physical examination. Must participate in a physical fitness program and meet established physical ability tests.
Other specialty training may be required based on additional assignments.