Paid On-call Fire Fighter

This position is responsible for providing fire suppression, prevention, and emergency medical services to the community.
Typical Essential Duties:
Extinguish and prevent fires, effect rescue and render first aid.
Participate in field, classroom, and physical training programs, and keep current with significant changes in fire codes, fire prevention practices, fire fighting equipment, procedures and methods.
Maintain apparatus, equipment, tools and fire quarters to ensure all are in good condition and working order.
Drive and operate all fire vehicles and have the ability to put into service all equipment used by the department.
Responsible for completing accurate run reports after each call.
Must live within a 10 minute drive time to a Farmington fire station and be able to respond to calls within the response time requirements established by the city.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have a valid MN Driver's License
Must complete the physical agility test requirements of the position and pass a fire fighter medical examination.
Must complete a one year probationary period; and
Must respond to a minimum number of fire calls, training drills, meetings and special events.
Fire fighters receive an hourly wage for training and fire callouts, uniforms and retirement.

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