© 2016 City of Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue

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FIREFIGHTER – Fire Department.  Performs routine protective service work assisting in firefighting, rescue, EMS and fire prevention activities.  Requires high school graduation or equivalent, must pass Candidate Physical Agility Test (CPAT), be 18 years old, meet all departmental pre-employment standards and possess a valid driver’s license with ability to obtain a South Carolina DL within 60 days.  Myrtle Beach Fire Department conducts all hiring correspondence through email.  Please be certain that your email is clearly placed on the application to ensure the department’s ability to effectively communicate all hiring correspondence.  Resumes are not accepted without a completed application.  Starting Salary: $34,514/year; $37,976/year (after introductory period); Paramedic/Firefighter-$37,976/year; $43,167/year (after introductory period); plus benefits. EEO/H

 

Current Benefits Include

     

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Myrtle Beach Fire Department opens the application period every two years. 

Please see our link for upcoming testing opportunities

http://www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/employ.html

For questions regarding employment or if you wish to be notified

when we are hiring please email us

FireRecruiting@cityofmyrtlebeach.com

CPAT

  • Supplemental Retirement

  • Annual Leave

  • Sick Leave

  • SC Firefighter's Association 1% Fund

  • Uniform Allowance

  • Medical 

  • Dental and Vision

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Career Development

  • Fitness Incentives

HIRING PROCESS

WRITTEN EXAM

INTERVIEW 

16 WEEK RECRUIT SCHOOL

  • DAILY PHYISCAL TRAINING

  • CPR AND FIRST AID CERTIFICATION

  • FIRE BEHAVIOR

  • PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

  • HOSE

  • VENTILATION

  • SALVAGE & OVERHAUL

  • FIRE ATTACK

  • AUTO EXTRICATION

  • HAZMAT OPERATIONS

  • ROPE RESCUE

  • CONFINED SPACE

  • RESCUING THE RESCUER

  • INCIDENT COMMAND

  • EMERGENCY VEHICLE DRIVING

  • ELEVATOR EMERGENCIES