The Topeka Fire Department (TFD) is accepting applicants for its new paid internship. This internship is the first of its kind in TFD history.
The internship will allow selected candidates to learn different aspects of the fire service in preparation for a potential career as a Topeka Firefighter.
At the conclusion of the internship, qualified candidates will receive their Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification, which is a requirement to become a Topeka Firefighter. This internship will offer the opportunity to take the EMT class at no cost, while being paid as an intern.
Selected candidates will work Monday through Friday and be paid for up to 30 hours per week.
The minimum requirements for the internship are as follows:
- Candidate must be at least 18 years of age
- Candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
- Candidate must have a desire to help others
Applications are being accepted online at www.topeka.org/careers. You can also use the below QR code to apply. The application deadline is December 10, 2021. Start date: January 24, 2022
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Apply online here.