NOTICE OF CIVIL SERVICE FIRE EXAMINATIONFIREFIGHTER / ENGINEERCITY OF SPENCER FIRE & RESCUE
The City of Spencer is seeking qualified individuals to fill a Civil Service Qualified List for the position of FIREFIGHTER / ENGINEER within the Spencer Fire Department. This position requires:
- Age range within 21-60 years old
- Completion of standard high school courses or the equivalent
- Familiarity with modern firefighting, rescue and fire prevention techniques
- Ability to perform maintenance on fire station, fire trucks/pumps and other firefighting equipment
- Ability to master truck and pump operations shortly after entrance on duty
- Must have a valid Iowa Drivers License and obtain fire pump operator certification within 2 months of hire
- Must pass written test and fit-for-duty physical stress test
- Firefighter training and certification or a combination of work experience and education is a plus
- Current basic EMT license preferred
- Must interview as directed by the Spencer Civil Service Commission
Firefighter / Engineer must meet all other requirements set by The Code of Iowa Chapter 400 and by the Spencer Civil Service Commission. Certified list will be maintained by the Spencer Civil Service Commission. A written test and fit-for-duty physical will be given.
THE WRITTEN TEST WILL BE GIVEN AT 5:30PM ON WEDNESDAY MAY 5th, 2021 AT THE SPENCER CITY HALL, 101 W. 5th STREET, SPENCER IOWA
Application forms and an appointment to take the test can be obtained by contacting the Human Resource Manager at (712) 580-7200 ext. 230 BEFORE 5:00PM ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28TH.
BY ORDER OF THE SPENCER CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
THERESA E. REARDON, CITY CLERK
SECRETARY TO THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
Posted 4/15/2021 jjw
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