Fire Deputy Chief Applications Open

Opening Date:Friday, June 5, 2020
Closing Date:Friday, June 19, 2020 11:59 PM
Exam Date:Wednesday, July 15, 2020 (Time to be announced)
Exam Location:To be announced

Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree and twelve and one-half (12½) years of El Paso Fire Department firefighting and fire prevention experience, including either two and one half (2½) years at the rank of FS 6 or above.


Licenses and Certificates: Texas Class “B” Driver’s License or equivalent from another state (with exemption for heavy firefighting vehicles).

  
Must be personally responsible for maintaining the following licenses or certificates while employed in this job class: Structural Firefighter certification from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection with sponsorship by the El Paso Fire Department and current Texas certification at the Emergency Medical Technician Basic, Intermediate or Paramedic level. Employees appointed prior to January 1985 must maintain and be personally responsible for Texas certification of Emergency Care Attendant or higher level of certification. Must meet applicable Texas State Health and safety code requirements and Texas statute and administrative rules.