JOIN OUR TEAM: Firefighters

We are hiring firefighters in our Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting department! Be part of the team that keeps the Flathead Valley moving.

Position: Firefighter
Department: Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting
Work Location: Glacier Park International Airport/FMAA
Application Deadline: Friday, June 11, 2021, by 2:00 pm Mountain Time
Starting Pay: $21.00/hr

Job Responsibilities:
Under direct supervision of the Fire Chief and other officers, this position fulfills the requirements as set forth in 49 U.S.C. Part 139 by performing airport operations duties, aircraft rescue and firefighting response, emergency medical treatment, and peripheral security.

Incumbent must be able to pass a federal background check and security threat assessment, have and maintain a valid driver license, pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening; be able to work nights, weekends, holidays, travel for training, and work overtime as required. Incumbent must also be willing to work overnight shifts, fill-in shifts, and be available on-call.

Candidates must be highly motivated to learn and perform Airport Operations duties.

Minimum Qualifications:
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Ability to complete initial or recurrent Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting course, as applicable
• 1.5 years ARFF or Airport Operations experience, or 3 years structural experience
• Ability to obtain EMT license within 8 months of hire

Preferred Qualifications:
• Current ARFF certification
• Prior airport operations experience
• Current EMT license
• Certifications from AAAE, ACI-NA, or other airport industry certifications

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