Full Time Firefighter
February 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm
Job Requirements: Position requirements require the paid employee to have a valid South Carolina Driver’s license and a good driving record. Candidate must have the following certifications: Firefighter I (1153), Auto Extrication (3330), I- 100, 200, 700, 800, First Responder, and current CPR certification.
Hours: 24 hours on and 48 hours off.
Pay Rate: $9.75 per hour
Benefits: State Insurance Plan, Vision, Dental, Police Retirement; Vacation Pay, Sick Time & Holiday Pay
Those interested please turn in an application to the Fire Chief.
2/3/2015 – West Florence Fire-Rescue responded to a reported structure fire on Osprey drive. West Florence Fire-Rescue arrived on scene to find light smoke showing and upon investigation the dishwasher had caught on fire. Crews were able to contain the fire to the dishwasher and not cause any other damage. The house did have smoke detectors which alerted the occupant, We want to remind everyone to make sure they have a working smoke detector and that it is tested monthly. West Florence Fire-Rescue responded two engines, one ladder truck, one tanker along with Florence County EMS.