Drivers who possess at least five years of progressive fire service experience are encouraged to apply for open tanker driver positions with the Columbia-Richland Fire Department.
CRFD tanker drivers will have the primary responsibility of moving equipment and resources to the scenes of major emergencies such as structure fires and hazardous material incidents. Other duties include handling traffic and crowd control on scenes as well as supporting fire suppression operations.
Starting annual pay for the position is $36, 737. Tanker drivers also will receive a full benefits package from the City of Columbia and receive training in valuable life-saving skills.