NORTHERN UNION COUNTY FIRE AND EMS DISTRICT
602 N. FRANKLIN ST.
RICHWOOD, OHIO 43344
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Updated: March 24, 2021
Position Title: Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic
Northern Union County Fire and EMS is building an eligibilty list for the position of Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic with 3 positions currently available! Candidates are required to complete the following in order to be considered:
Salary Information: $49,120 per year based on a 56 hours/week, OT, & paid holidays
Benefit Information: Vacation After Probationary Period, Sick Time, Medical Insurance. OP&F Retirement.
Department Overview: Northern Union County Fire and EMS is located in Northern Union County Ohio. NUCFD serves an area of 74 square miles encompassing the Village of Richwood, Claibourne, Jackson, & York Townships with a population of over 5600 residents. NUCFD is comprised of 6 full-time firefighters and 35 part-time firefighters operating out of a single fire station. Our current staffing model is 5 per shift. 2 full time Firefighter/Paramedics and 3 part-time Firefighter/EMT/Paramedics. Our current response volume is an average of 850 fire/ems calls per year. If you want to be part of our family, we welcome you to apply to be one of the next Northern Union County Firefighters.
County Information: Union County, Ohio, Village of Richwood, Claibourne Township, Jackson Township, York Township
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Refer to NFPA 1582
Prior Experience: Preferred but not required
How to obtain an application:
Applications for employment may be downloaded online from our website
http://www.nucfd.com. Candidates may submit completed applications by one of the 3 methods below:
Medical- PHYSICAL CONDITION: The candidate must successfully complete a physical abilities test prior to appointment. Candidates that possess a Firefighter Mile certificate within the previous 12 months of application are exempt from the physical abilities test. Internal applicants may be eligible for testing exemptions at the discretion of the Fire Chief.