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Firefighter

CITY OF BOWLING GREEN   Bowling Green, KY   Full-time     Other
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Posted on April 22, 2021

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Monday, May 31, 2021


  WRITTEN TEST DATE: Thursday, June 17 and Saturday, June 19

***CARRYOVER TEST SCORES****
This year firefighter applicants have the option to carryover last year's (2020) written test scores.  Applicants will still be required to submit a pre-polygraph questionnaire (Form I-2) and complete the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI) in order to be considered for the position.  



DUTIES: Provides protection of life and property through general firefighting activities.  Duties and responsibilities include performing general firefighting; handling hazardous materials, and man-made and natural disasters; performing routine maintenance work in the upkeep of equipment and fire station; conducting inspections; and completing routine clerical work.

REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY:

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Age 18 by your written test date.
  • Good driving, police, personal and employment record
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Males between ages 18-26 need to be registered with Selective Services


IMPORTANT NOTICE: It is the applicant’s responsibility to obtain CPAT certification before the job offer date. 

SALARY: $42,603  ($46,603 upon completion of basic training) plus a full benefits package)

HOURS:  After training, one will work one 24 – hour shift and be off 48 hours.  The work day starts at 7:00 a.m.

DOCUMENTS TO UPLOAD TO APPLICATION: 

  • Upload copy of High School Diploma/Transcript (if you have to request your transcript/diploma submit your application and forward the documents to HR once received)
  • Upload copy of EMT Certification Card (if applicable)
  • Upload copy of CPAT Certification (if already certified – must be valid until December 27, 2021)

AS CONFIRMATION OF YOUR APPLICATION SUBMISSION YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  1. Test information 
  2. Pre-Polygraph Questionnaire due on you written test date 

The City of Bowling Green is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug - Free Workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.


CITY OF BOWLING GREEN

1001 College St
Bowling Green , KY
https://www.bgky.org/