Victoria Fire Department is seeking new employees.
The Victoria Fire Department is currently posting for open positions in the department on their Facebook page.
This posting is described as unique in that they are also offering an opportunity for a candidate that may only possess an EMT certification. The opportunity allows for the candidate to join the department and receive a salary while going through the certification process to become a firefighter.
According to the Facebook post, VFD is also offering this opportunity for a candidate that may only p ossess a Paramedic certification.
The post also said these types of postings are an attempt to attract and create opportunities for local candidates that always wanted to become firefighters and just never had the opportunity. The Facebook post describes the profession as “truly the most rewarding work one can do.”