Part-Time Fire Inspector

The City of West Carrollton is accepting applications for a Part-Time Fire Inspector position.  This position is under the direction of the Fire Chief and performs all the functions associated with fire inspections, performs reviews of building construction plans, investigates fires to determine cause and origin, educates the public in fire safety and fire prevention code requirements, presents educational programs at school and other events, and may perform other duties as assigned.  Applicants possessing the necessary job skills, responsibilities, knowledge, and abilities outlined in the position description are encouraged to apply.

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Pay range is $23.32 – $31.24 per hour DOQ.

Required Qualifications at the Time of Application

Applicants must possess and provide copies of the following required current certifications: (1) Fire Inspector – State of Ohio, (2) Firefighter Level I – State of Ohio, (3) National Fire Investigation Association (NAFI) or International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) certification within one year of hire date, (4) NIMS ICS-100 and IS-700 training certificates, (5) Health Care Provider CPR. Applicant must be a high school graduate or equivalent.

Applicants must also possess and maintain a valid Ohio driver’s license and remain insurable under the City of West Carrollton’s vehicle insurance plan.

Interested parties must complete a City of West Carrollton application. Applications and required materials can be downloaded below, electronic applications are located at the bottom of this page or using the “Apply Now” button or can be picked up in person at the West Carrollton Civic Center, 300 E. Central Ave., Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Submit city application forms and a copy of ALL qualifications and certificates to: Christina Mays, Human Resources Department, City of West Carrollton, 300 East Central Avenue, West Carrollton, Ohio 45449.  Electronic applications will also be accepted with attachments in .PDF or Microsoft Word format.  Input ‘Part-Time Fire Inspector’ into the subject line and e-mail to [email protected].

Appointment Procedure

The selection process includes reviewing the application, oral board, medical examination, drug test, background check, and driver’s license check. The appointment procedure will be based on the number of qualified candidates.


Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply/EOE.

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