Whoever said superheroes need a cape and a secret identity was WAY off!

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If you're looking to play the role of a hero for a change, consider applying to the Owatonna Fire Department!

The fire department is looking for people ready to take on a challenge as part-time paid-on-call or resident firefighters. New hires will make $16.47 or $19.48 an hour, depending on the position they apply for. 

Applicants do NOT need previous firefighting training. For a full list of duties and requirements, head here.

The preliminary applications close on September 24th at 3 pm.

Once the application is accepted, a written and agility test follows on October 2nd with interviews the week of October 4th. Contingent offers and pre-employment screenings happen October 11th-October 31st. Lastly, recruit class training will (hopefully) begin on November 1st.

The Owatonna Fire Department is a great place to work and learn about firefighting. The department works to create a tight-knit community built on the foundation of trust and security.

What are you waiting for? Break out gear (cape and all), and apply to work at the Owatonna Fire Department!

If you have any outstanding questions, call 507-444-2454.

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