CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATIONS
Plains Township will be conducting Civil Service Examinations to prepare a Civil Service List of Eligible Applicants, who can be considered by the Plains Township Board of Commissioners for the position of Firefighter.
Applications are available at the Business Office at the Plains Township Municipal Building, 126 North Main Street, Plains, from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and Wednesday from 8:00 A.M. to 6:30 P.M., excluding holidays. In order to be eligible for the examination, completed applications, along with a check for $35.00 payable to PLAINS TOWNSHIP, must be received by the Civil Service Commission no later than 4:00 P.M. Friday, March 9, 2018. All sections of the application must be completed, notarized wherever a signature is required prior to its delivery to the Civil Service Commission in order for the applicant to be permitted to participate in the examination process. The Business Office is the exclusive point of submission. No other means will be accepted and the Civil Service Commission assumes no responsibility for late submissions.
Applicants for either position shall be at least 18 years old and possess a diploma from an accredited high school or a state recognized equivalent. In addition, every applicant must be a United States citizen, be physically and mentally fit to perform the duties prescribed and prior to employment possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Firefighter applicants must have completed an Essentials in Firefighting Course, and possess current American Red Cross Emergency Response Certification, or Department of Health First Responder Certification. All documentation must accompany the application.
Every applicant must successfully pass a Physical Agility Test administered April 7, 2018 to be eligible to participate in the Written Examination, which will be administered on Saturday, April 28, 2018 and Oral
Location/Region: Wilkes Barre, PA (US - 18705)