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The Avery County Fire Commission is now accepting applications for position of Fire Department Coordinator. Qualifications are as follows: 21 years old, N.C. Fire Fighter II, N.C. E.M.T., CDL class B (air brake and tanker endorsements), driver’s license. Job requirements in PDF format can be found by clicking on the link below. Applications can be picked up at the Avery County Manager’s Office or the Fire Department Coordinator’s Office located at 175 Linville St. Newland, on the Second Floor You may also complete an online version and submit the printed copy with a copy of the criminal history/background check in each county you have lived in. Any questions, contact FDC at 828-737-5522. Application deadline is January 8th, 2020 at 1:00 pm.
Benefit package includes NC Local Gov. Retirement, matching NC 401K plan, Health Insurance, Dental insurance, Eye coverage, and Accident and sickness policy.

Fire Department Coordinator Job Description

County Application