Onset Fire Department seeks on-call firefighters

Apr 21, 2019

The Onset Fire Department is actively recruiting 20 on-call firefighters to help protect the community.

Students will undergo a training program which encompasses the fundamentals of firefighting, including first aid and hazardous materials responses, to meet all of the requirements for Fire Fighter I and II levels of NFPA. Students will also obtain First Aid skills.

Each week, Students will work two three-hour shifts and one six-hour shift either on Saturday or Sunday, depending on availability. Upon the program completion, students will receive a state certification.

To qualify for the position, applicants must be at least 18 years of age, pass a criminal background check, and be physically fit and able to perform strenuous work under adverse conditions.

Anyone interested in the program can pick up an application at Onset Fire Department on 5 East Central Ave. in Onset.