City of Charleston recruiting firefighter trainee applicants

Charleston County News

Charleston Fire Station 8 (370 Huger Street) CFD

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The City of Charleston is accepting applications for the Fall 2021 Firefighter Recruit Class.

The job is “an entry-level fire suppression, prevention, and emergency response position for the Charleston Fire Department.”

Applicants must have a high school diploma, a valid driver’s license, and be at least 18 years old by the time they begin.

The following certifications are also required:

  • National Registered EMT or Paramedic
  • IFSAC or ProBoard Firefighter II
  • IFSAC or ProBoard Hazardous Materials Operations
  • Emergency Vehicle Driver Training (40 hour course for fire apparatus)
  • Two years of paid fire service experience (Resume Required)

Click here to learn more.

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