San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District
San Ramon, California
Part Time - $22.28 Hourly
We are accepting and reviewing applications.
Final Filing: 10/22/2021 at noon
Want to gain knowledge and experience on the day-to-day operations of a fire district? Are you interested in doing that as part of a dynamic and progressive team?
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District (District) is seeking highly motivated applicants who desire to actively support our commitment to providing a high level of service to our community.
We have it all here – residential, commercial, manufacturing, wildland, freeways, EMS, not to mention the occasional pet rescue. The District Aide position provides support District-wide and is integral in helping the District fulfill its mission.
This is an outstanding opportunity to become part of our dedicated team and to be actively involved in taking our District forward. We are committed to personal and professional growth and provide opportunities to learn about the District and its operations.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in pursuing a career in public safety. If you become a District Aide, you will have an opportunity to apply to our San Ramon Valley Fire District Recruit and Retention Training Program. This is an outstanding opportunity to receive the training necessary to become a full-time Firefighter Paramedic with the District.
The goal of the District’s Internal Recruit and Retention Training Program (Program) is to increase the number and diversity of qualified prospects for the position of Firefighter Paramedic, with an emphasis on recruits from the immediate vicinity of the District, and to increase the retention of District Aides, Firefighter Reserves, and Volunteer Firefighters by developing a District funded pathway to obtaining a Paramedic License or Firefighter I Academy Certificate. For more information on this program click here.
Many of our District Aides are hired into full-time District Firefighter positions.
Plus, we offer a flexible work schedule to fit around school and other commitments.
• Drive a District vehicle to deliver mail and packages to fire stations;
• Assist with office projects such as scanning, filing and organizing;
• Support recruitments by helping with setup and clean up;
• Work directly with managers on a variety of projects;
• Assist with annual hose testing by reporting directly to Fire Captains;
• Assist with the annual 9/11 Memorial;
• Support Fleet Mechanic with transportation and apparatus related projects;
• Assist the IT department with radios, organizing E-waste, testing equipment at Stations; and
• Other duties as assigned
In accordance with the Healthy Workplace Healthy Family Act of 2014 (AB1522) and the District’s Administrative Policy #211A for Paid Sick Leave, temporary part-time employees who are not covered by a labor agreement or other District policy who work more than 30 or more days within a calendar year of commencement of employment will accrue 1.0 hours of paid sick leave per every 30 hours worked to a maximum of 48 hours.
About the District
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an independent Special District in Contra Costa County responsible for providing a high level of emergency and non-emergency services to the communities it serves. The District's service area encompasses approximately 155 square miles, serving the communities of Alamo, Blackhawk, Danville, Diablo, San Ramon, the southern boundary of Morgan Territory, and the Tassajara Valley. The communities are primarily residential, commercial, office park, and controlled manufacturing, along with wildland areas, protected by nine stations and one volunteer staffed station with 185 employees, and 56 volunteers. Financial oversight and strategic policy direction are provided by an elected 5-member Board of Directors.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Candidates must apply online through Government Jobs at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/srvfire.
A completed application must be submitted into governmentjobs.com no later than 12:00 pm, October 22, 2021.
The District will review application material and select the most qualified candidates to participate in the recruitment process, which includes a panel interview.
Candidates considered for employment will be required to undergo a background investigation, psychological evaluation, a medical examination and a pre-employment drug screening.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, should special accommodations be necessary at any stage of the selection process, please contact the Human Resources Division at (925) 838-5150.
The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.