Templeton Fire and Emergency Services are openly accepting applications for the position of Part-time / Paid Call Firefighters (PCF). We are looking for dedicated and honest people who want to start their career in the fire and emergency services field. This unique and quickly disappearing opportunity will allow an individual to gain the knowledge, skills, abilities and the valuable experience necessary to become competitive in today's job market. Minimum Requirements:
Minimum Age 18
Possess a valid Class C California driver’s license
Possess a high school diploma or G.E.D.
Possess valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) card, or successfully complete the CPAT before a conditional offer will be made.
Graduation from an accredited fire academy, California State Fire Marshal Firefighter 1 or San Luis Obispo County Paid Call Firefighter Academy certificate or California Fire Service equivalent.
Possess current National Registry Emergency Medical Technician Basic certification (EMT) certification with the ability to be accredited in San Luis Obispo County.
Successful completion of a medical physical exam and criminal back ground investigation.
The ability to fit in with our team of dynamic and highly motivated firefighters.
Ability to work a minimum two, 9 hour day shifts a month. Firefighters make minimum wage for the hours worked during the day shift.
Willingness to work nighttime per diem shifts. Firefighters are paid a stipend to stay the night and paid per call, after hours.
San Luis Obispo County residency is preferred, but not mandatory.
Pay is California minimum. Application packages are available online at www.templetonfd.org, the Templeton Community Services District administrative offices or the Templeton Fire Station located at 420 Crocker Street, Templeton, CA during normal business hours. If you would like more information about this exciting opportunity or have any questions please feel free to call us at (805) 434-4911.