Entry Level Firefighter

The Channelview Fire Department will be accepting applications for the position of Entry-Level Firefighter. Individuals interested in testing must submit a completed application with a valid e-mail address and supporting documentation to apply. All applications and documentation shall be received by no later than 5pm on Friday February 15, 2019 to be eligible. The selection process will consist of an agility test, a pre-employment test, an interview, and a scba confidence drill.

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 21 Years of age
  • TCFP Basic Firefighter certification
  • TDH EMT-Basic or higher certification
Job Benefits
  • Shift: 48/144 (2 days on 6 days off) – four shift rotation (A, B, C, D)
  • Probationary Firefighter/EMT salary of $36,036.00- ($16.50 hourly)
  • Salary after Year 1-$42,020.00- ($19.24 hourly)
  • No Social Security Withheld
  • Paid Time-Off (PTO)
  • Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS) 2:1 matching
  • Medical, life, dental, and vision insurance programs available after 90 days of employment for employee and family
  • Uniform Stipend
  • Monthly Certification Incentive Pay
  • Paid Gym Membership and Health Incentives

Assistant Chief Villegas – cvillegas@channelviewfire.com

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Position: Entry Level Firefighter

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Employment Type
Full Time
Job Location
1210 Dell Dale St., 77530, Channelview, TX
Working Hours
Shift: 48/144 (2 days on 6 days off) – four shift rotation (A, B, C, D)
Base Salary
$ 36,036 (Probationary) - $ 42,020 (After 1 Year)
Valid through
February 15, 2019 5:00pm
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