Public Notices

Hiring: Part-Time Firefighter/EMT/AEMT/Paramedic

December 22, 2023

The Scioto Valley Fire District will be accepting applications for the position of Part-Time

Employment Benefits:

  1. Online fire and EMS continuing education provided
  2. Firefighter Il, AEMT, & Paramedic tuition paid with a service commitment.
  3. Time anda half pay rate for holidays worked.
  4. 8,12, & 24-hour shifts available as well as every 6th-day rotations if desired and spots available.
  5. Online scheduling

Applicants must possess the following:

  1. Valid Ohio Driver’s License
  2. Minimum of a valid Ohio EMT-Basic Certification (Paramedic Preferred)
  3. Valid CPR Card
  4. Minimum ofa valid Ohio Firefighter | Certification

Successful candidates will be required to:

  1. Successfully complete a pre-employment drug screening examination and physical
  2. Successfully pass a criminal background check
  3. Have the ability to be insured by the district’s insurance provider

Applications may be obtained on our website or in person at the SVFD Fire Station at 100 N. Front St. La Rue, Ohio 43332. To pick up your application in person please call 740-499-2545 to schedule a time to pick up the application. Completed applications with copies of certifications must be turned into the station or emailed to Assistant Chief Josh Harper at



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