Careers

 

Firefighter

Green River Fire and Rescue is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Senior Firefighter.  Please see the following requirements for eligibility to apply for a position:

Minimum Qualifications 


  • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must pass drug test
  • Resident of the Green River Fire District
  • Must be able to obtain 36 hours of in-house training per yer

Physical Requirements 

  • Applicants must be able to perform, but not limited to, the following physical functions pertaining to the position of a  Volunteer Firefighter:
  • Repetitive Motions
  • Climbing
  • Crawling
  • Reaching
  • Standing
  • Pushing
  • Pulling
  • Lifting up to 100 lbs.
  • Grasping
  • Feeling
  • Communicating 
  • Must possess knowledge and ability of how to perform the operations of using tools, equipment, and apparatus.
  • Must work to achieve Fire Fighter Level II with in 2 years of start date.


We also except Junior Firefighter's at the age of 15 with a parent or guardians consent.