Part-Time Firefighter/EMT

Shelbyville Fire and Rescue | Shelbyville, KY

Date Posted: 7/11/2019 11:30:44 AM


The Shelbyville Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Firefighter. This position is a part-time hourly professional fire and rescue position that reports to the Fire Captain. Part-time firefighters are scheduled on a monthly and “as needed” basis and may (if available) respond on larger incidents or special events.

Minimum Qualifications at Date of Application: A High School Diploma or equivalent A valid driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Kentucky 150-Hour certification established and certified by the Kentucky Fire Commission. 400-Hour certification and the IFSAC Firefighter I and II established and certified by the Kentucky Fire Commission are preferred, but not required. Emergency Medical Technician Certification (EMT-B or EMT- A or P) as established and certified by KY Board of Emergency Medical Services (KBEMS) Certificates from the US Department of Homeland Security/FEMA that include: NIMS IS-100, 200, 700, and 800. A CPAT card as certified by the Kentucky Fire Commission at date of hire.

The CPAT requirement may be waived for a lateral transfer who is currently employed with or who has previously been employed by a Kentucky fire department prior to January 1, 2013 in accordance with KRS Chapters 67, 75, and 95; and who has not been out of the fire service for more than one (1) year

Hiring Process: Written test of 100 questions from IFSTA Essentials 6th Edition Department Physical Agility Test (normally administered on same date as the written test) Oral Interview board Background and reference review Pre-employment Physical exam and drug screening

Part-time firefighters who are already enrolled in the C.E.R.S. pension system will also get pension credit for time worked as a part-time firefighter in this position.

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Salary Information: $11.02/hour

Candice Selph
Human Resources Director
315 Washington St
Shelbyville, KY 40065

Phone: 502-633-8000