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The Northern Lakes Fire District is currently accepting application packets to establish an eligibility list for both current and future employment openings for:


- Lateral Firefighter/Paramedic (preferred)

- Lateral Firefighter/EMT

To qualify for lateral hire, applicant must have two or more continuous years as a full-time career firefighter at a fire agency in the United States within 12 months prior to conditional job offer.

A complete Application Packet and a $35 non-refundable application fee must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. PDT on Friday, July 15, 2022.

The Application Packet must be completed in its entirety and provided in this order:

1.   District application

      Click to open fillable FF/Paramedic or fillable FF/EMT or

      Click to open pdf version FF/Paramedic or pdf version FF/EMT

2.   Supplemental Questionnaire (click here)

3.   Cover letter addressed to the Fire Chief and Board of Fire Commissioners

4.   Resume

5.   Copy of IFSAC Firefighter 1 certification (minimum) or equivalent

6.   Copy of current EMT or Paramedic License (Paramedic preferred)

7.   Copy of Hazardous Materials Awareness certificate or equivalent

8.   Copy of Hazardous Materials Operations certificate or equivalent

9.   Copy of high school diploma or transcripts or GED or post-secondary diploma/transcripts

10. Copy of valid Driver's License

11. If claiming Veterans Preference, a copy of DD Form 214

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