St. Johns County Fire Rescue Seeks Candidates for Full-Time Positions

St. Johns County Fire Rescue (SJCFR) is currently hiring full-time firefighter/EMTs and firefighter/paramedics. The starting pay for firefighter/EMTs is $49,816, while firefighter/paramedics begin at $59,616. These salaries already include overtime and incentives. SJCFR is staffed by 400 personnel, and in 2022, they responded to a total of 61,373 service calls, with 75% of those calls being EMS related. Employees at SJCFR have the opportunity to be part of various specialized teams, such as Urban Search and Rescue, Hazardous Materials, Aircraft Rescue Firefighting, Marine Rescue, and Wildland Firefighting. SJCFR is known for being a progressive and professional fire rescue department that upholds the safety and well-being of the community. Detailed information on pay, benefits, and application procedures can be found at

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