Get Firefighter JobsGet Firefighter Jobs

12M Firefighter

  • Army National Guard
  • 03/15/19
  • Not Specified, MA
12M Firefighter Job ID: Job Views: 17 Location: CAMP EDWARDS, Massachusetts, United States ZIP Code: 02542 Job Category: Engineer Posted: 11.15.2018 Age Requirements: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 Job Description If you've ever dreamed of saving lives, join the Army National Guard as a Firefighter and become a warrior on and off the battlefield. No matter the circumstance, you will be called upon to protect lives, and help prevent fires in buildings, aircraft, and aboard ships. To perform firefighting and rescue operations, you will learn how to operate firefighting equipment and vehicles, administer first aid, and respond to hazardous material emergencies. This includes the operation of pumps, hoses, and extinguishers, entering vehicles and buildings to fight fires and rescue personnel, driving fire and emergency rescue vehicles, and caring for injured personnel. You will also perform fire hazard inspections, teach fire protection procedures, and maintain firefighting equipment. Job Duties Perform rescue and firefighting operations during structural fires, aircraft crashes, vehicle emergencies and natural cover fires Inspect aircraft, buildings, and equipment for fire hazards Some of the Skills You'll Learn Fighting different types of fires Firefighting equipment operations, first aid, and rescue procedures Helpful Skills Ability to remain calm under stress Willingness to risk injury to help others Ability to think and act decisively Through your training, you will develop the skills and experience to enjoy a civilian career in a firefighting crew in your community. Additional certifications or licenses may enable you to work as a fire inspector, fire investigator, or fire safety specialist. Earn While You Learn Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to train. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance. Job training for Firefighters consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 13 weeks of Advanced Individual Training. Training consists of time in the classroom and work in the field. Benefits/Requirements Benefits Paid training A monthly paycheck Montgomery GI Bill Federal and State tuition assistance Retirement benefits for part-time service Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 in coverage) 401(k)-type savings plan Student Loan Repayment Program (up to $50,000, for existing loans) Health care benefits available VA home loans Bonuses, if applicable Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change Requirements Military enlistment in the Army National Guard Must be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 Must be able to pass a physical exam and meet legal and moral standards Must meet citizenship requirements (see for details) Requires military enlistment. Programs and benefits are subject to change. Ask your Army National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability. This position may qualify for a bonus, ask your National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information.

Job Closed

This position is currently filled/closed/expired, please click here to search for similar positions.

Browse other Firefighter Jobs in Massachusetts

  1. 12M Firefighter

    Mashpee, MA
    Category: Engineer Posted: 05.29.2019 Age Requirements: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 If you"ve ever dreamed of saving...
  2. Firefighter-EMT

    Lakeville, MA
    Job Description Firefighter-EMT for the Town of Lakeville The Town of Lakeville, MA is accepting applications for the position of...
  3. Seasonal Firefighter II, District6, Carlisle

    Carlisle, MA
    POSITION INFORMATION: *SEASONAL STATE FIREFIGHTER II* Fire District 6 - Carlisle 06/23/19 - 10/05/19 @40 hrs 10:00AM- 6:00PM...
  4. Steam Fireman

    Norton, MA
    Wheaton College Wheaton is a private coeducational liberal arts college within easy commuting distance of Boston and Providence....
  5. Fireman

    Lawrence, MA
    Operating boilers and all appliances necessary to meet the demands for steam throughout the hospital. High School diploma required...
  6. LIF- 2nd class Fireman

    North Andover, MA
    Live, Learn, Work and Play Lifoam is a leading manufacturer of custom and proprietary molded foam and protective packaging solut...
  7. Firefighter (Basic Life Support) (Open /...

    , , USA, US
    Firefighter (Basic Life Support) (Open / Continuous) ==================================================== ##### Department of Vet...
  8. Firefighter in the Middle East

    , , USA, US
    FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Fire Fighter \(OCN\) JOB LOCATION/DEPARTMENT: Middle East POSITION SUMMARY: This position is designed for...
  9. Fireman Supervisor

    , , USA, US
    Fireman Supervisor Print Apply...
  10. Associate Engineer - San José Fire Department

    , , USA, US
    The starting salary will be determined by the final candidate"s qualifications and experience. In addition to the starting salar...