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RCFRD Career Opportunity brochure

Roanoke County Fire Rescue Roanoke County is located at the southernmost end of the Shenandoah Valley between the Alleghany and the Blue Ridge Mountains It is nearly hexagonal in shape is 254 square miles and surrounds the ci es of Roanoke and Salem Roanoke County is a short drive from several major ci es including Greensboro 80 miles Raleigh 126 miles and Washington DC 195 miles Roanoke County is home to over 92 000 ci zens and 5 000 businesses Roanoke County Fire Rescue Department is expanding the career division and recrui ng reliable men and women who are eager to serve the Roanoke County community while building an exci ng and successful career RCFRD has been growing steadily over the past 13 years to meet the increas ing needs of Roanoke County resi dents and businesses Today RCFRD employs over 160 full me personnel and has grown by over 200 since 2000 Currently the depart ment responds to over 10 000 calls for emer gency assistance annu ally an increase from 13 years ago when about 8 000 calls were logged APPLICATION PROCESS Roanoke County Fire Rescue participates in a Regional Hiring Process which combines the resources of Roanoke County and the cities of Roanoke and Salem to conduct a Regional Candidate Physical Ability Test CPAT and a Fire EMS Recruit School Process 1 Submit Roanoke County Application when position is posted 2 Successfully pass general knowledge test 3 Attend CPAT Orientation not required 4 Successfully pass CPAT 5 Complete first interview 6 Background Criminal History review 7 Complete second interview 8 Offered conditional employment 9 Complete Psychological Medical Exams 10 Complete Roanoke Valley Regional Fire EMS Recruit Academy PARAMEDIC Roanoke County Fire Rescue 5925 Cove Road Roanoke VA 24019 Phone 540 777 8701 www RoanokeCountyVA gov FR FIREFIGHTER EMT Roanoke County Fire Rescue www RoanokeCountyVA gov 540 777 8701
Roanoke County Fire   Rescue Roanoke  County  is  located  at  the  southernmost  end  of   the  Shenandoah  Valley,  betw...
H o n o r C o u r a g e R e s p e c t L o y a l t y C o m p a s s i o n PARAMEDIC FIREFIGHTER HOW TO APPLY Engage directly in providing advanced life support using advanced emergency life support and stabilization procedures at the scene of an accident or illness and during transport to medical facilities provide rescue and fire prevention training perform firefighting duties drive and operate rescue and fire vehicles assist in the maintenance and repair of stations and equipment related work as required Education equivalent to graduation from high school EMTIntermediate or Paramedic Certification valid in Virginia Must be 21 years of age have VA driver s license and a good driving record The annual starting salary is 37 052 Engage directly in firefighting rescue and fire prevention activities drive and operate fire rescue equipment perform maintenance and repair of fire stations and equipment perform basic life support care does related work as required Education equivalent to graduation from high school and preferably some fire ems experience Must be 21 years of age have VA driver s license and a good driving record The annual starting salary is 33 607 BENEFITS 1 2 3 4 5 6 5 6 7 8 9 Flexible Leave Plan Eleven Paid Holidays Medical Insurance Employee Health and Wellness Center Dental Insurance Flexible Spending Accounts HRA Virginia Retirement System VRS Group Life Insurance Deferred Compensation Program Employee Assistance Program EAP Credit Union Membership Roanoke County website Job Opportunities page at www RoanokeCountyVA gov Job Line 540 772 2018 option 2 FIREFIGHTER EMT Visit website for full job description Roanoke County only accepts employment applications for current job openings The list of current job openings is updated every Friday afternoon and can be accessed via the following sources RVTV Channel 3 Government Access television station Department of Human Resources Monday Friday 8a m 5 p m All applications must be submitted online and you are welcome to include a r sum We do not accept r sum s without an accompanying online application Completed Roanoke County applications must be submitted by the closing date of the job posting Each position requires a separate application r e a station tou If you would lik te Go to our websi ntyVA gov FR ww RoanokeCou w Opportunities Employment Click terest Form Click Career In submit Complete and ge ct you to arran ficer will conta An of your visit
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