Vandalia fire department is hiring

VANDALIA – In the last 18 months, the Vandalia fire department has lost 28 part-time employees. The department is now in a state of constant hiring, according to the City Manager’s Office and Fire Chief Chad Follick.

Requirements for the job include having a certification attained at a local community college or elsewhere is the main requirement. Applicants must also be 18 years old with a valid driver’s license, according to Follick. The job is something different every day and requires a desire to serve the community is a must, Follick said.

The fire department has flexible part-time shifts with opportunities to move up into full-time work, according to the city.

Applicants can print applications from the Jobs tab on the city’s website, vandaliaohio.org, or visit the Vandalia Fire Administration offices, 8705 Peters Pike. CASEY LAUGHTER