GRANDVIEW HEIGHTS DIVISION OF FIRE
1016 GRANDVIEW AVE.
COLUMBUS, OHIO 43212
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Updated: June 18, 2021
Job Classification: Firefighter/Paramedic
The Grandview Heights Division of Fire is currently creating an eligibility list for Firefighter/Paramedic. Candidates are required to complete the FireTEAM written exam, as well as the Firefighter Mile physical exam, or equivalent.
Candidates must also complete the department application that can be found at www.grandviewheights.org, as well as the candidate PHQ.
Salary Information: Starting Pay $60,396.36 (plus a full benefits package)Benefit Information: Full benefits include healthcare + retirement. Department Overview: The Grandview Heights Division of Fire is located just west of downtown Columbus. We are a 19-member department serving a vibrant and growing community.
Area Information: Grandview Heights, Franklin County, Ohio
Job Description: Under supervision of a Fire Captain, a firefighter is responsible for responding to fire alarms and assisting in fighting fires; responds to emergency medical alarms and administers treatment and transportation of sick or injured persons to medical facilities; participates in fire station maintenance; engages in training and exercise programs as directed; performs other related duties as required while completing the probationary period. This is a safety-sensitive position, with significant physical pre-requisites.
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Per NFPA
Necessary Certification: Both of the following are required prior to hire:
Schooling Prior & Post Hiring: MUST MANTAIN PARAMEDIC CERT PER CBA
Hiring Process: NTN EXAM WITH VALID RECOGNIZED PHYSICAL AGILITY CERTIFICATE NO MORE THAN 1-YEAR-OLD. MEET ALL REQUIREMENTS OF HIRE. PASS BACKGROUND, CVSA AND MEDICAL SCREENING.