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Firefighter - Certified

Newton County Board of Commissioners

Posted: Jan. 17, 2019

End Date: Dec. 31, 2019

Performs responsible work related to fire suppression, advanced emergency medical care, fire prevention education, rescue, and hazardous materials response.  

Provide copies of the following documents when submitting application packet: 
- Valid State of Georgia Driver's license
- Birth certificate
- High school diploma or GED 
- 3 year Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) that has been issued within the last 60 days, certified copy

Required Certifications: 
- National Professional Qualifications Board (Pro Board) Firefighter I Certification 
-National Professional Qualifications Board (Pro Board) Firefighter II Certification
- National Professional Qualifications Board Hazardous Materials Awareness/Operations Certification
- FEMA National Incident Management System ICS-100, ICS-200 IS-700, and IS-800 certificates
- State of Georgia Advanced EMS Licensure
- Current American Heart Association BLS CPR certification
-Must pass a physical and agility test administered by the Newton County Fire Department