Captain Job Opening

 

Fulltime/paid – Captain

Opening Date:                  May 6, 2022
Closing Date:                   June 17, 2022 at 1700
Position Open:                 1 (one)
Position Title:                    Captain, fulltime paid
Wage: $60,931.00 -$68,068.00 + Benefits (including health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement 401K with 9% match)

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • Have a minimum of Five (5) years of experience as a Firefighter, three (3) of which are at an Officer level or equivalent.
  • Physically fit to perform fire ground duties/task performances to include entry into structure fires. Department physical agility test must be passed annually
  • Current valid Alaska Driver’s License & be insurable under the Department’s policy
  • State of Alaska Fire Apparatus Driver/Pumper/Mobile Water Supply operator (FADO) Certification or the ability to obtain within 1 year of hiring date.
  • State of Alaska or IFSAC Firefighter II
  • Current State of Alaska or IFSAC Fire Instructor I
  • State of Alaska or IFSAC Fire Officer I
  • Current State of Alaska EMT III or AEMT with Paramedic preferred.
  • Current HazMat Operations certificate
  • I-100, I-200, I-700, I-800 certificates
  • Must be certified to drive/operate all Steese VFD apparatus and vehicles within three months

Application Packet Requirements:

1. Completed Application (downloaded from http://www.steesefire.org)
2. Resume
3. Copies of all required certifications
4. Copy of driving record
5. Copy of criminal history record
6. Answers to applicant questionnaire

Captain Application Packet & job description

Steese Application

Firefighter/Medic Job Opening

Fulltime/paid – Firefighter/Medic

Wage: $41,952.00 – $47946.00 per year (pay depends on position qualified for) + Benefits (including health, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k with 9% match)

Opening Date: April 28, 2022

Closing Date: Until filled, initial application review 05/16/2022.

Position Open: 1 (one) Expected start date July 5, 2022

We have a position open with Steese VFD. We are accepting applications for a Firefighter/Medic position. This position is being announced at multiple levels and may be filled at any level. If selected at the developmental level, an individual may be promoted to the full performance level after meeting the requirements of the position. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

● Must be at least 19 years of age
● Two (2) years of active experience as a structural firefighter.
● Physically fit to perform fireground duties/task performances to include entry into structure
fires. The Department physical ability test must be passed prior to hiring and on an annual basis.
● Pass the Department’s medical physical prior to hiring and pass on an annual basis.
● Current valid Alaska Driver’s License with three (3) years of driving experience and insurable
under SVFD’s vehicle insurance policy.
● State of Alaska or IFSAC Firefighter 1
● Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification
● Current State of Alaska EMT – 2 certification.
● IS-100, IS-700 certificates
● Certified by a fire department to operate a fire apparatus (attack engine or tender) for emergency
response.
● Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Application Packet Requirements:

  1. Completed Application (downloaded from www.steesefire.org)
  2. Resume
  3. Copies of all required certifications
  4. Two letters of reference

Submit your application packet online or apply in person at  Steese VFD, 800 William C. Leary Lane, Fairbanks, AK 99712.

If you have any questions, please email info@steesefire.org

FF-Medic Application Packet

Steese Application

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Annual Open House

Save the date! July 9th will be our annual open house.

 

Meet your local firefighters.

Get a burn permit,

Tour the fire station.

Meet Sparky the Fire Dog and much more.

More details will be posted soon. We can’t wait to see you.

 

New JSQ’d Firefighters

Recently we had a new group of Scholarship Firefighters and Volunteer Firefighters who participated in a two-week Jump Seat Qualification (JSQ) Course. This course familiarizes new members with Department procedures and allows them to get the training they need to be entry Firefighter. This year we had a mixed group of Scholarship Firefighters and Volunteer Firefighters. Congratulations to Zayden Blair, Dylan Heckle, Matthew Hudson, Dagmawi Kebede, Trevor Kroening, Trevor Nay, Greg Novak Christoph Reier, and Zachary Warner.

Firefighter Zayden Blair receiving his badge.

August 2021 JSQ Recruits

Firefighter Matthew Hudson receiving his badge.

Firefighter Zachary Warner receiving his badge.

Firefighter Christoph Reier receiving his badge.

Firefighter Trevor Nay receiving his badge.

Firefighter Dylan Heckle receiving his badge.

Firefighter Trevor Kroening receiving his badge.

Firefighter Dagmawi Kebede receiving his badge.

Firefighter Greg Novak receiving his badge.

 

Notice of Job Opening

Fulltime/paid – Firefighter/Medic

Wage: $41,952.00 – $47946.00 per year (pay depends on position qualified for) + Benefits (including health, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k with 6% match)

Opening Date: March 12, 2021

Closing Date: Monday, March 22, 2021  at 1700

We have a position open with Steese VFD. We are accepting applications for a Firefighter/Medic position. This position is being announced at multiple levels and may be filled at any level. If selected at the developmental level, an individual may be promoted to the full performance level after meeting the requirements of the position. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Please see the application for details

Application Packet Requirements:

  1. Completed Application (downloaded from www.steesefire.org)
  2. Resume
  3. Copies of all required certifications
  4. Two letters of reference

Submit your application packet by emailing them to info@steesefire.org or apply in person at  Steese VFD, 800 William C. Leary Lane, Fairbanks, AK 99712

Firefighter/Medic Packet

Steese Application