Internships are a great way to help individuals get an edge in their chosen profession. The City of Burlington internship program could prove to be an essential step in your career goals. In today's fire service, Emergency Medical Service (EMS) has become an integral part of a firefighter's job requirements. The City of Burlington Fire Department offers both fire and EMS experience to our interns. As an intern you will have an opportunity to gain valuable "On-the Job" training while working side-by-side with career and volunteer members of the department.
After a candidate interview process selected individuals will serve a minimum 2-year internship and be eligible for a variety of schedules:
As a Firefighter/EMT intern you will experience the camaraderie of working on shift and performing assigned duties as a team. Occasionally, interns will be offered to attend special events. Examples of these events include: community block parties, department events, and countywide trainings. As an intern you will participate in basic training, as well as the department's continuing education program. Additionally, advanced certifications such as Wisconsin Firefighter II, Motor Pump Operator, Wisconsin Fire Inspector and Advanced EMS certifications can be achieved. Our internship is a chance to receive on-the-job training, experience, and life skills to help you succeed in a career in the Fire/EMS service.
Apply by completing the employment application below and contacting the City of Burlington Fire Department at (262) 763-7842 or at 165 W Washington Street.
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