Job Opportunities

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Fire Fighter

The Travelers Rest Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Firefighter. Applications can be picked up at the fire station (155 Trailblazer Dr.) or downloaded HERE.

Application, resumes, and verification of training can be mailed or emailed to:
Travelers Rest Fire Department
155 Trailblazer Dr.
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Attn: Chief McMakin
Email: mcmakin@travelersrestsc.com

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Firefighter 1 Certification

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Firefighter II Certification
  • CDL-B / Class E
  • EVDT
  • CPR/First Aid Certification

All candidates must be able to pass a SLED Background Check, Departmental Physical, Drug Test, Physical Agility Test, and provide a 10-year driving history. The application process will be open until filled.