City of New London
The City of New London is seeking Non-Certified Firefighters to fill several vacancies in the Fire Department.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Engages in fire prevention and firefighting activities to protect and safeguard lives and property; engages in emergency ambulance and rescue service; assists in the maintenance and repair of equipment; operates telephone, two-way radio in the receipt and transmission of fire, rescue squad and other calls; does related work as required.
ELIGIBILITY: Must receive an Emergency Medical Technician's certificate from State Office of Emergency Medical Services within 18 months of appointment. Must successfully graduate from the Connecticut State Fire Academy Recruit Firefighter program or at the Chief's discretion have previously obtained certifications of EMT, Firefighter 1, Firefighter 2, Hazardous Materials Certification or Certificate of attendance. Applicant must obtain Q endorsement driver's license within the time frame determined by the department through departmental training program.