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Fire Rescue Technician

Fight Fires, Save Lives – Join an elite organization with the desire to serve, the courage to act, and the ability to perform! Now accepting applications to be a part of the eligibility pool for our next Fire & Rescue Academy to begin March 2024! Interested candidates must be 18 years of age and over.

Full Academy candidates – No experience necessary

Lateral Academy requirement include:
– Firefighting Experience – minimum of 2 consecutive years with a career department and completed a     comprehensive firefighter recruit training program that is equivalent to the Fauquier Fire Rescue           Recruit School or 5 years with a career department.
– National Professional Qualifications – Firefighter II Certification (VA VDFP or equivalent preferred)
– Minimum CPR and VA OEMS EMT-B (advanced EMS levels preferred)
– Experience may qualify you up to Step 5 on Public Safety Pay Scale.

Advanced Life Support Incentives are added to your base salary:
– Advanced – $6,000
– Intermediate – $8,000
– Paramedic – $12,000

Comprehensive Benefits package includes:
– Medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage at very competitive rates
– Up to 14 paid holidays annually, sick leave, annual leave, and personal days
– Virginia Retirement System pension plan & a life insurance policy 2X annual salary
– Virginia Retirement System High pension multiplier (1.85)
– Virginia Retirement System Hazardous Duty Benefit eligible
– 457(B) individual retirement plan
– Access our Employee Wellness Center which is free for all permanent employees & dependents

Salary commensurate with experience. Come earn the title of Fauquier County’s BRAVEST!
Apply today and fast-track your career with Fauquier County Fire and Rescue System.

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