News & Current Events

Carbon Monoxide Detectors Available

September 25, 2019

In 2018, approximately 430 people in the U.S. died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. This type of tragedy can easily be prevented with a carbon monoxide detector in your home. Again this year, the Firefighters and Company Federal Credit Union has generously donated carbon monoxide detectors for Butler Township to make available to residents. These detectors are available, free of charge, on a first come, first-served basis.

If you household does not have a carbon monoxide detector, please contact the Butler Township Fire Department at 937-890-2491.

 

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Full-time Firefighter/Paramedic Opening

September 10, 2019

The Butler Township Fire Department is currently a combination fire department staffing 18 full-time and additional part-time personnel. We are accepting applications for the immediate hiring of a Firefighter/Paramedic to work a 24/48 shifted schedule. The department is a progressive organization that boasts outstanding working conditions as well as excellent facilities and equipment. The minimum qualifications for the positions are: • High school diploma or equivalent • Current State of Ohio: EMT-Paramedic certification (by time of appointment); Level II Firefighter Certification (by time of appointment); Fire Safety Inspector (within one year of appointment); also, Hazardous Material Operation certificate; NIMS certification; current certification in; ACLS, CPR, and ability to obtain EMS Local Operating Protocol; valid Driver’s License. • Must maintain required continuing education hours as required to maintain all certifications Any or all of the following testing and screening procedures may be utilized during the hiring process: examination process; CVSA; background investigation; and credit check. Must pass physical and drug screen. Candidates interested in this position must submit a cover letter and resume’ along with a completed application to the attention of Full-time Firefighter process by email at firedept@butlertownship.com or mail to Butler Township, 3780 Little York Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45414 by September 30th, 2019 (No Later Than 4:00PM). Due to the public record laws in Ohio, the identity of applicants and application materials cannot be considered to be confidential.

 

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