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DEPARTMENT: City of Clayton (Montgomery County) Fire Department

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Under the direction of a Lieutenant, performs all functions associated with fire suppression, emergency medical service and fire prevention.

SALARY RANGE: Total Salary is $56,394- $75,121 dependent upon years of experience and qualifications.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicant must be a high school graduate or equivalent. Have 2 years or more of FIRE and EMS experience with a fire department or currently be employed by the Clayton Fire Department.

At the time of application, applicant must possess and provide copies of the following required certifications: (1) Firefighter II- State of Ohio, (2) Emergency Medical Technician State of Ohio, (3) NIMS ICS-100 and IS 700 training certificates.

Must obtain State of Ohio Paramedic Certification within twelve (12) of appointment.

Must obtain a Fire Safety Inspection Certification within two (2) years of appointment.

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and remain insurable under the City’s vehicle insurance plan.

TO APPLY:  Apply by downloading the application and materials online at  Return the application, resume and cover letter to Elaine Wittman, Human Resource Manager at or via the mail to the City of Clayton, 6996 Taywood Road, Englewood, OH 45322, or it will not be reviewed during the first consideration.

APPOINTMENT PROCEDURE: Selection process includes: a review of cover letter and resume.  May include written/video tests, physical agility, assessment center, oral board, interviews and polygraph.  Candidate will be required to complete a drug screening, criminal background check, a driver’s license and personal background investigation.  Appointment procedure will be based on the number of qualified candidates. (Fire Chief may waive certain requirements to ensure an adequate candidate pool).

POSTING DATE: March 24, 2020 – April 13, 2020