The Town of Fort Mill is seeking firefighter candidates. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by training in fire service programs, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must complete required coursework and maintain required certifications as issued by the S.C. Fire Academy and SC DHEC. Must possess a valid SC Driver’s License or other state equivalent driver’s license for the operation of the vehicles in this job description.
Preferred courses and/or certifications: NFPA Firefighter I; NFPA Firefighter II; American Heart CPR; National Registry EMT; and South Carolina EMT; Flammable Liquids and Gas Firefighting; Hazardous Material Awareness; Hazardous Material Operation; I-100; I-700; Basic Auto Extrication; NIMS-ICS for the Fire Service; and Technical Rescuer. All equivalent certifications (i.e. IFSAC or Pro-Board) and South Carolina Fire Academy granted equivalencies will be considered to suffice these requirements. Out of state training or college courses not considered by the South Carolina Fire Academy will be given equivalency as determined by the Fire Chief.
How to apply: Please submit a job application, current resume, and copy of related certificates by hand or mail to: Fire Chief Chipper Wilkerson, Fort Mill Fire Department, 121 Tom Hall St., Fort Mill, SC 29715. Visit www.fortmillsc.gov for a job application.