Career Opportunity – Wintergreen Fire & Rescue


Type: Full Time

Posted Date:6/21/2021

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

Wintergreen Fire and Rescue is seeking motivated candidates to join our high performance team in the position of Firefighter/ALS. Wintergreen Fire and Rescue is a dynamic organization that strives to provide the best EMS and fire services to the community of Wintergreen Resort and Nelson County. We are a unique, small Department that has the honor of protecting one of the largest property owner associations in Virginia.  We pride ourselves on providing the best customer service experience possible to our clients.  Come join our team!

Candidates must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license, high school diploma (or equivalent) and must be nineteen (19) years of age or older. Certifications required upon employment: Virginia AEMT or higher (NRP, ACLS, PALS are preferred), EVOC Class 3, and Commonwealth of Virginia Fire Fighter II.

Candidates will provide emergency medical care, respond to fire alarms and other emergencies as required; extinguish fires and protect life and property against the hazards of fire; exercise prudent use, care and maintenance of fire/rescue apparatus and property; and operate fire/rescue apparatus. Will perform other related work as required/assigned. Candidates will work a 24/48 schedule. 

All candidates are required to successfully complete the Wintergreen Fire and Rescue PAT within the first year of hire and will be tested every six (6) months thereafter.  For more information and details on the PAT and position requirements, refer to our website; https://www.wtgfireresq.org/careers

Interested applicants should submit your resume and cover letter with three references to Mike Riddle, Deputy Chief via email at mriddle@wtgfireresq.org.

Post expires at 3:46pm on Wednesday July 21st, 2021