LGSTX Services

ARFF Specialist (Aircraft Rescue and FireFighting) Wilmington, OH

Position: ARFF Specialist Base Pay:  $19/hr + commensurate with experience.
Employee Type:  Full time Leads Others:  No
Required Education: High School Diploma/GED Required Experience:  1 year EMT/Firefighter
Travel Required: No Position Close Date:

Location:  Wilmington, OH

Shift: - Days 9am - 6pm Tues - Saturday

What you will do:

The ARFF Specialist will ensure that emergency equipment is continuously maintained in a high state of readiness; provide currency training as necessary; ensure ARFF team members provide rapid response to emergencies; provide first aid to ARFF victims as necessary; perform other duties as necessary.

What you need:

  • Must have HSD/GED
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to successfully pass an MVR background check
  • State Firefighting course level 1 or equivalent
  • Ability to complete 40 hour FAA approved ARFF course
  • Ability to complete FAA annual/recurrent burn training
  • Certified EMT-B
  • Ability to pass a Medical Pulmonary Function test and annual OSHA physical
  • Ability to stoop, bend, manipulate tools in small spaces
  • Communicate effectively
  • Work in adverse outdoor weather conditions
  • Wear a respirator safety protective equipment as indicated
  • Lift objects weighing various amounts weighing up to 65 lbs.
  • Perform work at heights

Preferred Skills:

  • Prefer certification as a First-Aid and CPR Instructor
  • Firefighter course level 2
  • 1 year experience responding to medical emergencies
  • 40 hour ARFF course or equivalent
  • Experience in testing/inspection of building sprinkler and alarm systems per NFPA standards.