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Firefighter/Engineer, City of Belton

Position Category: Fire

Position Hours:
Full time, 24/48 Kelly Day Schedule (some overtime required)

Job Duties:
  • Perform routine and complex tasks to provide emergency services which include responding/operating fire apparatus, fire suppression, hazmat mitigation, technical rescue, customer service related responses and patient care equivalent to the emergency medical responder level (EMR).
  • Performs fire and life safety inspections and develops pre-fire plans. Performs routine maintenance of fire equipment, apparatus and testing of fire hydrants. Employee will also teach various safety programs to all ages of the community.
  • Attends a variety of training programs offered by the department, state fire academy and other specialized sources. Further education and training will be encouraged.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age with high school diploma or GED. Must have a valid SC driver’s license and employee must obtain Class E or Class B CDL within six months.
  • Must pass SLED background check, pre-employment physical and drug screening. Candidate may be required to complete a skills ability test relative to the position.
  • Firefighter 2, Pump Operations, EVDT, Emergency Medical Responder, Auto Extrication, Technical Rescuer/Low Angle, Confined Space Entry/Rescue, Hazmat Operations. Hazmat Technician and Trench Rescue preferred.

Pay Info:
Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

How to apply:
Applications are available at Belton City Hall (306 Anderson St., Belton, SC 29627) or online at Resumes are encouraged and completed applications can be turned in to the Chief’s mailbox at City Hall or delivered to the fire station. Documents may also be emailed to Contact the City of Belton at 864.338.7048 if you have any questions.