Camden Fire Department
ISO Class 2
The City of Camden Civil Service Commission will conduct an open competitive examination for the position of Fire Fighter at 8:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at the Camden Police Department- Training Room located at #1 Police Drive, Camden, AR.
Citizen of the United States
High School Graduate or GED Equivalent
Be between the ages of 18 and 35
Felony convictions are disqualifying Must pass a physical agility exam
Must pass a thorough physical examination and drug screen
Pass a thorough background investigation
Must pass Fire Fighter entrance examination and be interviewed by the Civil Service Commission
Must successfully complete Firefighter Standards Course at the Arkansas Fire Academy within 12 months of employment
Starting salary range is $34K to $38K after a year. Commensurate with education. Uniform allowance $700.00 annually. Educational Incentive Pay up to 10% of base salary (based on college credit hours). Certificate Pay up to 10% of base salary
Annual vacation (accrue 192 hours vacation leave annually first yr.).
Sick leave benefits (accrue 360 hours per year)
Health and Life Insurance premiums for the employee and majority of family coverage are paid by the City of Camden.
Excellent retirement benefits
Applications will be accepted until 5 PM on Friday-August 9, 2019 and may be obtained online at www.camden.ar.gov, or picked up at Camden Fire Department, 140 Van Buren NW, Camden, Arkansas 71701, or by calling Donna Stewart, City Clerk at (870) 836 6436.
Location/Region: Camden, AR (71701)