Firefighter Trainee #22A-68 (20308560) job vacancy in City of Redwood City – Jobs in California

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Job Details
Company Name : City of Redwood City
Company Location : Redwood City, CA 94063
Job Position : Firefighter Trainee #22A-68 (20308560)
Job Category : Jobs in California

Job Description :


755 Marshall Street Redwood City, 94063


IMPORTANT: The Firefighter Candidate Testing Center’s (FCTC) Written Exam and Statewide Eligibility List and will be used to screen applications. If you are not already on the FCTC Statewide Eligibility List, please make arrangements to take the exam by November 19, 2022 at There is a $50 fee for the FCTC written test. Candidates experiencing financial hardship may qualify for financial aid to pay for their FCTC testing fees at

Submit your application online via CalOpps by 11:59 p.m. on November 21, 2022, to be considered in the first application review cycle and examination process.

The Role:
The City of Redwood City is seeking Firefighter Trainees who, under immediate supervision, actively participate in the Firefighter Academy training program. Trainees perform all related learning and testing activities in preparation for the Firefighter/Engineer classification within the Fire Department of the City of Redwood City. Upon successful completion of the Firefighter Academy training program and Field Training Orientation (FTO/Apprentice), incumbents of this non-sworn classification may be appointed to the sworn classification of Firefighter/Engineer and serve a probationary period of eighteen (18) months. The Firefighter/Engineer monthly salary range is from $8,817.00 to $11,254.00. Please see the Firefighter/Engineer job description for more details.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D. or California Certificate of Proficiency).
  • Possession of a valid Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or a valid Paramedic certification, prior to appointment.
  • Proof of a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) dated within 12 months prior to appointment.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license prior to appointment to the classification of Firefighter/ Engineer.
  • To be eligible for this recruitment, candidates must be on the Firefighter Candidate Testing Center’s (FCTC) Statewide Eligibility List (SEL).

Please make sure to click on the job PDF link for more details.

Special Instructions

Additional Information:

  • All certifications, licenses, training, and other relevant information must be clearly stated within the appropriate area(s) of the CalOpps application, and added as attachments.
  • To be eligible for this recruitment, candidates must be on the Firefighter Candidate Testing Center’s (FCTC) Statewide Eligibility List (SEL).

Minimum Qualification Attachments (required):

These required documents will be reviewed and verified as part of the minimum qualification screening.

  • Valid Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certificate OR valid Paramedic certification.
  • Valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) at time of application.

Please note that attachments cannot be added to applications after they have been submitted. Please make sure your application is complete and all required attachments are uploaded prior to submitting your application.

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