Written by <br>Georgetown Township FPD

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Georgetown Township FPD

The mission of the Georgetown Township Fire Protection District is to provide quality fire, rescue, and emergency services to the residents of Georgetown Township.

March 2024 Job Posting

Georgetown Township Fire Protection District
5610 Corydon Ridge Road Georgetown, IN. 47112
Telephone: 812-948-0288
The Georgetown Township Fire Protection District in Floyd County Indiana is seeking to establish a six-month hiring list
to fill openings that may occur over that time period.
Starting Firefighter salary $50,017.62, subject to yearly percentage-based salary increases.
Indiana State Pension Retirement ( PERF Hybrid )
Supplemental 457 B Deferred COMP Plan
Excellent healthcare packages including health, dental, vision, and life insurance.
Health Savings Account provided to Employee with matched contributions
Firefighter insurance paid for one hundred percent by Employer.
Firefighter’s family insurance plan paid for seventy five percent by Employer, and twenty five percent paid for by
the Firefighter
Educational assistance (some stipulations apply)
Free Firefighter & EMS training provided.
Access to two in station gym facilities
Paid Leave (Training, Vacation)
Four holidays recognized where you will receive time/half if working.
Top of the line four-story training facility
Initial uniforms provided by employer, uniform allowance after first year.
IAFF Local 5393 representation.
Basic Requirements
Age: Applicant must be 18 (Eighteen) Years of age or older upon hire date
Education: Highschool Diploma or GED equivalent
Preferred certifications: (Firefighter) Firefighter (IFSAC or equivalent), Indiana Certified Emergency Medical Responder
(Required Enrollment of EMT basic Course Upon Course Availability), Hazardous Material Awareness and Operations,
(NIMS 100,200,700,800 Must be completed within 3 Months after date of hire) Must Have Continuing Education records
within the last 12 Months of date of application.
Possession of a valid driver’s License (Shall have no DUI or Reckless driving convictions within the last 3 years).
A valid Email address to be utilized throughout the hiring process, Reliable transportation for commuting to and from
station assignment.
Obtain a valid CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test) at date of hire.
Must be able to climb a one-hundred-five-foot aerial apparatus without hesitation.
A passing grade of sixty percent on a written examination.
Participate in an oral interview.
Background checking consisting of no felony convictions that have not been expunged by a court.
Residence: Must be a U.S Citizen and legally able to work in the US
Applications can be obtained at Headquarters located at 5610 Corydon Ridge Road Georgetown, IN 47122 beginning
Monday January 12th,2024 @ 8:00 A.M EST. or request an application online at our website
You can also Find us on social media to request an application be emailed to you. Facebook (Georgetown Township) and
Application Process will be open from Monday January 12th 2024 through Friday March 1st, 2024 4:00 pm EST.

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