Employment Opportunities

Fire District Aide

Under the direction of the Fire Marshal, the position is assigned to non-emergency tasks supporting the general operation of the District, the Exterior Hazard Abatement, Fire Hydrant, Smoke Detector, Car Seat Safety and Public Education Programs.

Essential functions of the position include but are not limited to the following: perform administrative assignments supporting the general operation of the District including distribution of interdepartmental mail, vehicle maintenance, and routine business; respond to telephone calls and in-person questions and requests regarding general Fire District operations; respond to complaints and requests for information relating to exterior fire hazards from the public and District staff; clean and maintain administrative offices, grounds and equipment; conduct public education activities including special events; support of the District's Smoke Detector Program, educate residents on proper installation and maintenance of smoke detectors, install and maintain single station smoke detectors in residences as assigned; issue and enforce fire prevention regulations, including exterior hazard abatement and general fire hazard notices; conduct general maintenance and flow test fire hydrants; conduct risk assessments of residential properties and make recommendations for property owners to implement to reduce the risk of ignition resulting from exterior fires; attain and maintain certification as a Car Seat Safety Technician, educate and assist the public on proper installation of child safety seats, assist with car seat safety events; participates in periodic training relating to job duties; maintain electronic and paper records relating to their assignments.

EEO Voluntary Self Identification Form

FILING DEADLINE: September 14, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

Individuals wishing to apply must submit a 2016 District application form either to:

The Moraga-Orinda Fire District Administration Office, 1280 Moraga Way, Moraga, CA 94556 or by email to: hr@mofd.org. Please note that you are applying for the Fire District Aide position on your application. Resumes may be attached but will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form.

Applications will only be accepted from August 23, 2016 through September 14, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. – no exceptions. (Postmarks will not be accepted.)

If you have any questions please call Human Resources, at: (925) 258-4599