Minimum qualifications include: high school diploma or equivalent; valid Virginia driver’s license (or ability to obtain); must be eligible to work in the United States; no automatic disqualifiers are met; satisfactory results of post-conditional offer assessments including extensive background investigation, polygraph exam, criminal history/sex offender check, credential check, driving record check, physical exam, drug screening, and psychological assessment.
Preferred qualifications are: Virginia or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate or Paramedic, Hampton Roads Recruit Fire Academy or Tidewater Regional Fire Academy graduate or equivalent (as determined by James City County Fire Department), college degree, and/or military experience.
If needed, training is provided including 16 week regional fire academy, and, EMT then Advanced EMT. Once the fire academy and EMT are completed, firefighters receive a 5% increase.
Accepting applications until 11:59pm EST on 04/12/2019. Only online applications to our website will be considered. To apply, please visit the James City County Career Center at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov