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UPDATED: Why Wakulla Fire Rescue is hiring multiple people

They will be hiring starting October 1
Posted at 5:32 PM, Sep 27, 2023
and last updated 2023-09-29 10:15:40-04

This article has been updated to clarify which jobs are open.

  • Wakulla Fire Rescue is hiring.
  • They have 9 positions open.
  • Leaders say the new jobs will help serve the community.


Chief Louis Lamarche has served Wakulla county since 07. He says more positions will help.

"There’s about 4200 addresses that are gonna be served with quicker response that that is also advanced life support on the engine so that means even if an ambulance is busy in that zone that means paramedics are still coming to start patient care." Says Chief Louis Lamarche

They are hiring 9 new full time positions. They are looking for nine people with firefighter/EMT, firefighter/paramedic, or paramedic certifications to hire.The hiring process starts October 1st. You can apply online.