Shawnee Township will host a Clean-up Day, Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. for the benefit of Shawnee Township residents. Dumpsters will be located at the Shawnee Township Garage – 2530 Fort Amanda Road.

Items that will NOT be accepted are: Refrigerators, air conditioner units, car batteries, chemical waste (household oil, paint, and chemical products), and large furniture. Bring a driver’s license or other ID with address for proof of residency.

September 28, 2015

For Immediate Release:

Shawnee Township Fire Department in Allen County will be accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic for fulltime position.  Required qualifications high school diploma or GED, possession of valid Ohio driver’s license.  Must be able to obtain Firefighter Level II certification and EMT-Basic within one year of employment; shall obtain EMT-P certification within 3 years of employment; completion of Hazardous Material/WMD Technician Course within 1 year of employment.

Preferred qualifications of Firefighter II, EMT-P, and Hazmat/WMD Tech

All applicants must have a current CPAT certificate or take Candidate Physical Ability Testing (CPAT).  The 8 week process starts October 10, 2015 with exam date of December 5, 2015. All applicants who do not have current CPAT can go to:
Miami Valley Fire/EMS Alliance website www.mvfea.com.  Please contact Jackie Leland   jackiel@mvfea.com  at the website for specific questions.     Passage of physical exam, background checks, and drug screening will be required prior too offer of employment.  

Applications along with job descriptions are available for pickup at Shawnee Township Fire Department at 2526 Ft. Amanda Rd. Lima, Ohio 45804 or via our website at www.shawneetownship.com in fire department section under forms.