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                                                                          (3) Full-time Paramedics

                                                (5) Part Time Paramedics

                                                (4) Full-time Firefighter / EMT

                                                (5) Part Time Firefighter / EMT


Minimum Qualifications for Paramedic positions Only:

  • Current NC EMTP certified by NCOEMS, EMT-Paramedic credential in good standing, BCLS, ACLS, PALS/PEPP, ITLS / PHTLS and CPR certifications
  • Must possess valid NC Driver’s License
  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Fairview Vol. Fire Dept. is currently hiring motivated and exceptionally qualified individuals who have a desire to work in a challenging professional environment. EMT-P (Full-time & Part-time; specify on application which is preferred).

Employee serves as a member of a two-member ambulance crew responding to emergency and non-emergency calls, administering Paramedic level, life support techniques and procedures in accordance with established protocols, and direction from medical control. Complete necessary records and reports for calls including information for billing documentation and legal accountability. Participates in cleaning and maintaining of ambulance, equipment and daily station duties. Performs related duties as required.

Must possess and maintain valid N.C. Driver’s License without restriction, with the exception of corrective lenses. Must possess and maintain a good driving record. Must be physically able to lift approximately 250 lbs. of shared weight. Ability to operate loaded ambulance stretcher. Must possess and maintain a clean criminal record without a felony or serious misdemeanor conviction. Requires tact, courtesy, and firmness in dealing with sick or injured persons and the public.

Fairview Vol. Fire Dept., offers a complete benefit package, which includes paid medical, dental, and vision insurance, accrued vacation, sick leave and 401-K, as well as other benefits.

Applications are available at the main station (1586 Charlotte Highway), or on our website www.fairviewfire.com located in the “file library” tab.

Please provide copies of documents / certifications / licenses, etc. that validate the minimum requirements as well as copies of other certifications / training pertinent to this position.

All employment offers will be contingent with successful completion of local ALS privilege board examination with the medical director.

Please have the completed application packet and copies of certifications and training returned by 5pm, Wednesday, February 28, 2018.


Minimum Qualifications for Firefighter / EMT positions:

Job Description:

These responsibilities include, but are not limited to: emergency and non-emergency response to fire, EMS, Rescue and other requests for service; facilities and equipment maintenance; pre-fire planning; public education; and other duties as specified by the Board of Directors, Fire Chief, and/immediate supervisor. Must maintain good physical condition to safely enter immediately dangerous to life or health (IDLH) environments and perform strenuous workloads for extended periods.

Minimum Qualifications:

•               High School graduate or GED (Required)

•               Certified NC Firefighter (Required)

•               Possession of a valid NC driver’s license (Required)

•               Possess, or be able to obtain, a NC Class “B” license ( within 1 year of employment)

•               NCOEMS Credentialed EMT-Basic or higher certification (Required)

•               NC EVD (preferred)

Full-time employment benefit package:

•               Health, Dental, and Vision coverage

•               Life Insurance coverage

•               Accident/sickness supplemental insurance

•               North Carolina State Firefighters Association 401K retirement

•               North Carolina Fire and Rescue Squad Workers Pension Fund

•               Paid vacation

•               Paid sick leave

Application Process (for both full time and part time positions):

•               Résumé

•               application packet (completed and submitted by correct date)

•               must pass written test

•               Must pass physical abilities test

•               Hiring committee Interview

•               Pass health exam / drug screening (if offer of employment is made)


Application packets are available at the Fairview Fire Department main station, located at 1586 Charlotte Highway. Completed applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm, Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  

No application will be processed without a complete application                   











Fairview Fire Main Station

1586 Charlotte Hwy

Fairview Fire Station 2

799 Old Fort Rd (Spring Mtn Community)