SHELBYVILLE FIRE & RESCUE
FIREFIGHTER ELIGIBILITY POSTING
Shelbyville Fire & Rescue will be accepting applications until March 26th, 2014 for the position of Full-time or Part-time Firefighter. Firefighter testing will be Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Shelbyville Fire & Rescue Station 2 located at 99 Clubhouse Drive, Shelbyville, KY. Testing will begin at 0900 hours. Arrive by 0845 hours.
Minimum Requirements: KY Certified Volunteer Firefighter, EMT-FR. A certified EMT-B will receive 10 points credit added to composite score. The candidate must pass a written exam with a minimum score of 70% based on the “Essentials of Firefighting” Sixth Edition, oral interview, and physical examination. A candidate who is IFSAC FF 1 and 2 certified may forego the written test and receive a written score of 80%. However ALL candidates must show up on test day. A successful candidate must have a valid CPAT card at TIME OF HIRE.
Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list for both full and part-time positions. The part-time firefighter will be called in on a rotational basis to backfill when a full-time firefighter is off or for other shift assignments as designated by the Chief. For further information, please visit our website at www.shelbyvillefirerescue.com or call 502-633-7101, ext. 1.
For more information regarding employment with the City of Shelbyville, please call Mary Hayes Smith at 502-487-8205 or for your convenience you can download the application packet below. The complete packet includes the following forms: Employment Application, Authorization for Release of Information/Credit History, and VeriCorp form for background check. All forms must be completed and signed for application to be considered. Forms can be notarized at City Hall at no charge. All applicants must include a copy of their High School Diploma or GED, Bachelor’s or Master’s Diploma, Driver’s License/CDL, and resume with application packet. Please mail to Mary Hayes Smith, City Hall, P O Box 1289, Shelbyville, KY 40066 or drop off application at City Hall, 315 Washington Street, Shelbyville, KY.
- Download City of Shelbyville EMPLOYMENT PACKET here.
- Authorization for Release of Information and Release of Credit History.
- Authorization for Background Reports.
City of Shelbyville is an EEO employer.