Employment

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EMPLOYMENT STEPS:

  • Applicants will need to obtain a passing Entry Firefighter Civil Service Test Score to be considered for employment. Information on testing can be found at the Office of State Examiner website (www.ose.louisiana.gov)
  • Once an applicant receives a valid test score from the Office of State Examiner, the applicant must complete the St. John Parish Fire Application(PDF, 138KB) . The application, along with all the required documents must be hand delivered to the following address:

St. John Parish Fire Rescue
418 Historic West Street
Garyville, LA 70051

  • Interviews are conducted and prospective firefighters are hired.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current Entry Level Firefighter Civil Service Exam Score
  • High School Diploma or Equivalency
  • Valid Driver's License 
  • Possess No Criminal Record
  • Pass a Drug Screen
  • Pass a Medical Exam
  • Pass a Physical Ability Test

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Firefighting experience including Firefighter I IFSAC Certification.
  • Emergency Medical Responder Certification.
  • Positive Work History