Grinnell Fire Department
Application for Employment
Volunteer Firefighters

The City of Grinnell is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Volunteer Firefighter.

Responsibilities:  Fire suppression, auto extrication, technical rescue, fund raising, assisting Emergency Medical
Providers, participating in drills, hazardous material spills, interacting with the public and carrying out a variety of
task related to firefighting as assigned by the Fire Chief.

These examples of duties in no way imply that these are the only duties performed by a person filling this
position.  They may be required to follow other instructions and perform other duties when requested by a
supervisor.  

QUALIFICATIONS:  Valid Iowa driver's license; ability to work unsupervised; ability to understand and follow
detailed oral and written instructions; ability to make minor adjustments to mechanical equipment; ability to lift,
drag and/or carry heavy objects in excess of 50 pounds; ability to obtain FF I certification within one year from
date of hire. Candidate must live within the City of Grinnell mileage parameter.

Applications may be picked up at the Grinnell Fire Department.

Post offer physical/drug screening.

CONTACT INFORMATION: Grinnell Fire Department, Chief Daniel J. Sicard, 1020 Spring St Grinnell, IA 50112.  
Phone (641) 236-2688.