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Loudoun County Fire Rescue

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Lovettsville Volunteer Fire and Rescue is an on-profit organization established to provide a variety of fire and other emergency services to the Town of Lovettsville and surrounding area. We currently operate as a combination organization within the Loudoun County Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management system. Both men and women, between the ages of 16 and 60, staff our trucks, provide administrative support, and offer a variety of emergency services to the community


Description of Duties:
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Prepares citizens to prevent fire damage by developing and conducting educational and training program
* Ensures availability of water at fire scene by testing hydrants; requesting and expediting repairs; verifying repair
*Minimizes fire damage by responding to alarms; driving and operating equipment; regulating water pressure; combating and extinguishing fires; rescuing and reviving people
*Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; notifying supervisor of needed repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques
*Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; studying publications; participating in scheduled drills
*Maintains fire station building, grounds, and related equipment by completing maintenance schedules
*Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Below is a brief list of the many perks and benefits we can offer to our volunteers:

  • FREE Fire and/or EMS training
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to $4,000)
  • Retirement Benefit
  • Health Insurance
  • Loudoun County Credit Union
  • Reduced personal property tax / Free County tax sticker
  • Local business discounts
  • Non-operational administrative volunteer opportunities
  • Numerous other tangible benefits PLUS a sense of accomplishment, community, family, and camaraderie.


Firefighter Skills and Qualifications:
Lifting, Physical Fitness, Decision Making, Handles Pressure, Deals with Uncertainty, Judgement, Objectivity, Dependability, Emotional Control, Safety Management. ** Must be very COMMITTED** CALL OR TEXT 571-442-2801 For more information/to apply.

8 More opportunities with Loudoun County Fire Rescue

Community Emergency & Safety Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Lovettsville Volunteer Fire and Rescue12837 Berlin TurnpikeLovettsville, VA 20180

(39.260902,-77.64444)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Response
  • EMT
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Search & Rescue
  • First Aid / CPR

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 12 hours a week minimum running calls. 6P-6A. Initial Firefighter training requires two evenings a week and one weekend day. ** Must be very COMMITTED**
  • Pass a physical which is provided. Complete Firefighter training which is provided.

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