Laurens County is accepting applications for a part-time firefighter. Normal work hours will vary depending on departmental needs.
The successful candidate: Under general supervision, drives fire engines to emergency scenes and operates fire apparatus to efficiently and effectively protect the lives and property of those in need of assistance. Work involves providing leadership of volunteer fire fighters; participating in fire suppression, emergency rescue and hazardous materials response operations; maintaining division equipment to ensure readiness for emergency response; assisting with fire prevention activities, and performing related work as required. Reports to the Division Chief.
Minimum Training and Experience
High School Diploma or GED, 21 years of age or older, possession of a valid South Carolina Driver’s License (Class E is preferred) but not required. NFPA Firefighter 1 minimum, Current medical first responder, Haz-mat Operations, Emergency Vehicle Driver’s Training, Auto Extrication, and Pump Operations 1.
Successful applicant must be willing to acquire other courses as required by the department.
All interested persons may apply:
- U.S.P.S mail
Laurens County Administrative Office, Human Resources Suite, 100 Hillcrest Sq., Laurens, SC 29360
Applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM, Friday, May 14, 2021