FIREFIGHTER/EMT JOB POSTING
The Delphos Civil Service Commission will be conducting an open examination for Entry Level Firefighter/EMT in the city of Delphos. The agility examination will be held at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday May 4, 2019 at the Delphos Fire Department and the written examination, if you pass the agility exam, will be held on Monday May 6, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. It will take place at the Fireman’s Clubhouse 911 Lima Avenue Delphos.
A grade of 70% is required to successfully pass the examination. The passing scores will serve as an eligibility list. This eligibility list shall be valid for a period of one year.
Position: Entry Level Firefighter/EMT
Starting Salary: $13.08 to $14.39 depending on level of certification
Hours: Includes 24 hour shifts
Benefits: Sick leave, personal leave, vacation leave, holiday pay, and comprehensive health insurance
Job Requirements: No person shall be eligible to receive an original appointment as a firefighter in the fire department, subject to the civil service laws of this state, unless the person is between the age of eighteen (18) and forty-one(41). No person shall be eligible to receive an original appointment on and after the person’s forty-first birthday. The candidate must have a minimum Ohio Certification Firefighter Level II and a minimum Ohio Emergency Medical Technician Basic Certification and maintain and upgrade as directed. The candidate must be truthful in all matters; falsification of any document will result in the candidate being declared ineligible for employment. The successful candidate must reside in Allen or Van Wert County or a county contiguous to Allen or Van Wert. The candidate will be subject to a physical, a psychological examination, and a thorough background investigation. The candidate must be willing to become a Paramedic when deemed necessary by the City and maintain the certification as a condition of employment.
Applications and job descriptions can be obtained at the Municipal Building during regular business hours or on-line at www.cityofdelphos.com. Applications must be received by May 2. You can mail applications to the city building 608 N. Canal St. Delphos, Ohio 45833 or email to Sherryl George firstname.lastname@example.org, Shane Coleman email@example.com or Kevin Streets firstname.lastname@example.org. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE A COPY OF THE FIREFIGHTER LEVEL II CERTIFICATE AND EMT BASIC CERTIFICATE and can be brought the day of the agility exam.
Applicants, on the night of the examination, you must bring a valid Ohio Driver’s License and proof of military, if applicable.