Charleston, West Virginia


Employment

Charleston Fire Department

Firefighter recruit .          Download Application HERE

Accepting Applications

June 1, 2017 – July 21, 2017            Test Aug. 3, 2017

Available at: CFD Administration Office 808 Virginia St. West or City Clerk’s Office at City Hall 501 Virginia St. East

The Charleston Fire Department is the largest fire department in the State of West Virginia with 169 uniformed personnel and 8 fire stations. Responsible for protecting a population of approximately 50,000 citizens within the City of Charleston, the Charleston Fire Department responds to 30,000 emergency incidents annually.

Update: Study session will be held on June 15,29 and July 13th at 115 Lee Street west starting at 1800(6PM) .

Parking is available at the front and behind the training center. 

Excellent Pay

* Based on CFD Wage Progression Schedule, City Policy, & Duty Assignment.

Incentives:

Paramedic

$2,400 / Annually

$3.00 / Hour Ambulance Assignment

Advanced Care Technician

$1,200 / Annually

$2.00 / Hour Ambulance Assignment

EMT – Basic

$1.00 / Hour Ambulance Assignment

 

Additional Benefits:

  • Municipal Police Officer/Firefighter Retirement
  • Health Insurance
  • Kelly Shift
  • Vacation
  • Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Civil Service Coverage
  • Clothing Allowance $700.00 Annually
  • Advancement Through Promotions
  • College Incentive: (.50 ¢) per month for each credit hour up to 128

Charleston Fire Dept.

808 Virginia St. West
Charleston, WV 25302

304-348-8137