Accepting Applications for Firefighters March 1 - April 19
Cobb Fire is looking to hire firefighters to fill two upcoming Fire Recruit Classes.
***No Experience Necessary and Training is Paid***
The first class offered begins in October 2019. It's a fast track program for applicants who meet the following criteria:
Applicants who are a National Registry or Georgia State Certified EMT-I or above MAY qualify for our fast track program and/or incentive pay.
The second class offered begins in April 2020. No Fire or EMS experience necessary.
Incentive Pay for Qualified Prior Experience:
-2% per year for qualified experience up to 5 years, not to exceed 10%
-A qualified year is calculated from the date you obtain BOTH Firefighter II AND EMT-I or higher certifications
Paramedic Pay (Recruit must be a current National Registry or Georgia State Certified Paramedic):
-5% while in Fire Recruit School
-Additional 5% upon completion of Fire School and assigned to an ALS Station
Education Bonus for College Degrees (paid quarterly)
IMPORTANT DATES FOR BOTH CLASSES
-Applications will be accepted: March 1st-April 19th
-Written Test: May 30, 31, & June 1st
-Physical Agility Test: June 24th-June 29th
-Final Interviews (Fast Track Program Only): September 11th-25th