Escambia County Fire Rescue is hiring over 24 New Firefighters to staff two additional stations that are currently volunteer. The stations will be staffed with four firefighters at all times. Two stations have been staffed in the last four months. Escambia County is also looking to staff two more stations next year.
Escambia County Fire Rescue is a 23 station fire department covering 664 square miles with a population of 300,000 plus. It covers from the Gulf of Mexico to Alabama on the north border. ECFR includes Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key. ECFR protects the Flora-Bama and runs mutual aid with Orange Beach, Alabama. ECFR is very busy fire department that goes to fires on a daily basis. ECFR is a very aggressive fire department that focuses on fire protection first. ECFR has a high level of Pride & Ownership through traditional fire house cultures. These cultures include cooking and eating three meals a day together and conducting daily hands on drills focused on fire suppression tactics.
ECFR has 25 part time firefighter positions on top of the 60 plus that will be hired. These positions are used to maintain staffing on all companies and also is a great start to a career with ECFR. The current pay on the job link below is not correct and will most likely be somewhere around $33,000. Once again the starting salary is in the process of changing and will most likely be around $33,000 and includes a 3% multiplier for retirement. so you can retire at 75% after 25 years.
ECFR is a GREAT FIRE DEPARTMENT, with significant PRIDE!!
Please spread the word that ECFR is in the hiring process and Escambia County Human Resources currently is excepting applications. Put your application in today.