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It is not to be assumed that each example listed shall be performed by all employees, nor that any one employee shall perform only the examples listed.

Performs various fire fighting activity initially working under the direct supervision of a Fire Fighter, and attends classroom instruction on the techniques of fire fighting, equipment operation and maintenance and fire inspection and prevention. As required, responds to fire situations; lays and connects fire hoses; holds nozzles and directs fog or water streams; raises and climbs ladders; uses chemical extinguisher, power driven tools, bars, hooks, and lines. Assists firefighters in providing for ventilation of burning structures, removing people from danger, and performing salvage duties. Accompanies other fire personnel in the performance of periodic inspection and fire prevention duties; inspects and performs minor repairs to hydrants, fire fighting equipment and apparatus. May provide first aid to injured people. May participate in County-wide prevention programs by giving talks and showing films at schools and various group meetings. Inspects and monitors hazardous material sites. Participates in fire drills and attends regular classes in fire fighting, fire prevention, equipment maintenance and related subjects. Will be required to complete trainings and continue education classes as per department direction. Performs similar and related duties as required.


Physically and mentally fit to perform vigorous basic skill requirements. Height in proportion to weight. Vision must be correctable and within the guidelines specified in order to hold a current Nevada Driver's License.