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Posted on: July 24, 2018

NOW HIRING - Waxhaw VFD, Part-Time Firefighter / EMT

The Waxhaw VFD is seeking qualified personnel for part-time employment as a firefighter/EMT. The Waxhaw VFD is an equal opportunity employer and the job qualifications are listed below. If you are interested in applying, please obtain an application from our website (, at Station 18, or send an e-mail to You may return the application in person, via USPS, or e-mail. Once your application is received we will check your references schedule you for an interview.

Requirements for Staff Position:

  1. Must be 21 years old

  2. Must have a valid North Carolina Class B or higher driver’s license or a South Carolina

    Class E within six months of hire date.

  3. Must submit to a back ground check

  4. Must be a certified North Carolina Firefighter

  5. Must be a certified North Carolina EMT

  6. Must be certified to the North Carolina Hazardous Material - Operations Level

  7. Must be checked off on all apparatus or must be checked off within 6 months of hire date

  8. Submit to random drug testing

  9. Must work a minimum of 3 shifts per month


  1. Beginning pay is $12.00 per hour

  2. The department provides an Accident and Sickness policy for injuries/illnesses that occur

    while on duty with Waxhaw to offset the lost revenue from your primary job

  3. A 401(k) is available through the department and the NCSFFA

  4. Line of Duty Death benefits provided by the State and Federal Government

  5. The department does not provide personal insurance of any other type

  6. The department does not offer vacation or sick leave nor do we offer light duty work in

    the event of an injury/illness

This post was published on behalf of the Waxhaw VFD.

For more information please contact:

Waxhaw Volunteer Fire Department

PO Box 1258
3500 Waxhaw Parkway
Waxhaw, North Carolina 28173 

Business: 704-843-4001 

FAX: 704-843-4362 

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