Fitchburg Fire Department

The City of Fitchburg Fire Department is currently accepting applications from motivated individuals who have a strong passion to protect life and property as our next Career Firefighter.

This recruitment may be used to fill future permanent full-time vacancies as a Firefighter within the next twelve (12) months.

About Fitchburg Fire

The Fitchburg Fire Department strives to Serve by providing care through a dedicated and dependable response;  To Learn by exercising readiness through repetition and vigilance. We will train to our limits… (not afraid of failure in a training environment) as we work toward competence and confidence;  To Respect by exhibiting teamwork, honor, and accountability at all levels- continually treating others in a way that we would want to be treated;  To Lead through initiative and service excellence, we are committed to be an example in our profession and in our community.

The Opportunity

This position is responsible for responding to requests for emergency assistance and performing fire prevention inspections. The position generally functions at the task level to stabilize emergency incidents and enforce municipal fire prevention ordinances.  The position requires extensive training in the operation and maintenance of motorized fire apparatus, hand tools, and power equipment.  Performance of assigned duties will often occur in hazardous settings under a wide range of environmental conditions.

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