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Garden City's Police Department Voted "Best Places to Work in Georgia" in 2016 Georgia Trend Magazine

The City of Garden City Voted "Savannah's Top Places to Work" in 2017 Savannah Morning News

 Best Places to Work 2017

 

Come Check Some of the Great Job Opportunities
Available in Garden City!

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Submit in one of three ways:
    1. Sign, date, and submit by fax to (912)-966-7792; or
    2. Mail Hard Copies to:
             Human Resources Department
             City of Garden City
             100 Central Avenue
             Garden City, GA 31405
    3. Drop off your Garden City Application for Employment and three (3) Reference Release Forms to City Hall. is located off Dean Forest Road across from the entrance to the Southbridge Neighborhood subdivision on the southern intersection of I-16 and Dean Forest Road/Hwy. 307 

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Fire Fighter I

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$15.15/hour
  • Posted Date:06/05/2019

JOB SUMMARY

 The City of Garden City has an immediate opening for a Firefighter/EMT.  This position, under direction, performs highly responsible work involving the prevention and suppression fires, and skilled Emergency Medical Technician lifesaving and technical emergency medical services work in the field.  This position is responsible for responding to emergency situations and assisting in the control and resolution of the situation. This position also participates in fire prevention and safety activities, and education.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing fire suppression activities, performing rescue, salvage and overhaul operations, inspecting and maintaining fire apparatus equipment, conducting station tours, serving as apparatus driver, and performing additional tasks as assigned within the scope of established Fire Department rules, regulations and procedures. The exercise of considerable independent judgement and initiative is expected in all emergency situations with the objective to prevent and minimize injury and/or the loss of life and property.

QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or an acceptable equivalency diploma (GED); and two (2) years of firefighting experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Qualifications:

Must possess a valid Georgia B Driver’s license.  Must complete specialized training in the field of firefighting with certification as a Firefighter I and II awarded as outlined under Georgia Firefighting Standards and Training Act.  Must have or obtain certification as a Georgia Emergency Medical Technician (Intermediate, Advanced, or Paramedic) within Thirty (30) months from date of hire. 

A detailed description of the core responsibilities of the job can be viewed here.

TO APPLY

Download and print the Garden City Application for Employment.  Download and print up to 3 copies of the Reference Release Form  that you wish to be mailed to previous employers.  Complete the Employment Application, complete the top part of reference forms, sign and date.  Fax the application and reference release form(s) to: (912) 966-7792 or email the same to: gchr@gardencity-ga.gov or mail the same to:

City of Garden City

Human Resources Department

Attention: Firefighter 1/EMT

100 Central Avenue

Garden City, GA 31405

The City of Garden City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and operates a DrugFree Workplace.

You belong here.

 


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