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Two positions currently open: Full-time Driver-Operator | Part-time Positions

Full-Time Employment Opening: Driver Operator

Durham Highway Fire Dept. has opened an application process for full-time Driver Operator working rotating 24 hour shifts (A, B, C).

Starting Salary Range: $43,992 annually – Competitive benefits package including enrollment in the State Retirement System.

Eligibility Requirements 

  • High School graduate or GED
  • Must be 21 years of age prior to the application
  • Must be North Carolina Driver Ops- Pumps certified
  • Must be North Carolina Emergency Vehicle Driver certified
  • Must be North Carolina Firefighter II certified
  • Must be North Carolina EMT-B certified
  • Must be North Carolina Hazardous Materials certified
  • Must be NIMS ICS 100, 200, 700, 701, 704, and 800 certified

Please submit a Resume, Cover Letter, and All Applicable Certifications to:

Chief David McNulty
Durham Highway Fire Department
11905 Norwood Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27613

Applicant Selection Process

  • Qualified applicants must complete a physical assessment and an oral interview.
  • Complete background investigation
  • Pass an established medical physical exam and drug screening


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Part-Time Employment Opening

Durham Highway Fire Dept. has opened an application process for part-time employment. Available shifts include weekdays 0800-1700 and fill-in staffing on a 12 or 24 hour basis.

Starting Salary Range: $17.64 / hour. Potentially increasing to $21.17 / hour July 1, 2022.

Eligibility Requirements

  • High School graduate or GED
  • Must be 21 years of age prior to the application
  • Must be North Carolina Driver Ops- Pumps certified
  • Must be North Carolina Emergency Vehicle Driver certified
  • Must be North Carolina Firefighter II certified
  • Must be North Carolina EMT-B certified
  • Must be North Carolina Hazardous Materials certified
  • Must be NIMS ICS 100, 200, 700, 701, 704, and 800 certified

Please submit a Resume, Cover Letter, and All Applicable Certifications to:

Chief David McNulty
Durham Highway Fire Department
11905 Norwood Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27613

Applicant Selection Process

  • Qualified applicants must complete a physical assessment and an oral interview.
  • Complete background investigation
  • Pass an established medical physical exam and drug screening

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