Fire Fighter Qualifications

AGE
  • 18 Years of age on date of appointment
EDUCATION
  • High school graduate or equivalent (i.e., GED)
  • Valid State of Ohio Firefighter 2 certificate
  • Valid State of Ohio EMT-P (Paramedic) certificate
LICENSE
  • Valid State of Ohio driver's license
RESIDENCY
  • Avon Firefighters are required to live in Lorain county or one of the adjoining counties, pursuant to Avon Ordinance No. 127-07
  • Firefighters must maintain residence within said area throughout their term of employment