THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
Will possess knowledge of:
? Firedepartmentoperations,suchasrescue,firefighting, medical assistance, radio communications, Incident Command System (ICS), fire protection equipment and systems, fire behavior, hazardous materials and water systems; Federal, State, and local laws, regulations and standards; minor maintenance and repair of vehicles, apparatus, and equipment; emergency medical procedures as prescribed in the State of California Emergency Medical Technician curriculum in accordance with California Title 22; standards as defined by the State FF California Firefighter I curriculum.
? Basicmathematics,chemistry,andphysicsoffirebehavior and hazardous materials.
? StateofCaliforniaDriver/Operator1aand1band Hazardous Materials Specialist curriculum preferred.
Will have the skills and abilities:
? Communicateeffectivelybothorallyandinwriting. ? Desiretoprovidebestpossibleservicetocustomers.
? MinimumClassCvalidCaliforniaDriver?sLicenseand when required, a valid Medical Examiners Card.
? MustobtainavalidFFEndorsementbytheendofthe2nd quarter of probation.
? CurrentNationalRegistryEMTorCaliforniaequivalent. Alameda County certification required by completion of LPFD academy.
? PossessionofaCaliforniaStateFireTrainingorIFSAC/ Pro Board Firefighter I Certification preferred.
? CandidatesmustpossessavalidCPATcardissued between July 30, 2020 and July 30, 2021. Please visit https://www.fctconline.org/candidates/upcoming- test-schedule for testing dates.