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Fire Inspector


$25.41 - $30.89 Hourly
$52,858 - $64,249 Annually


Under direction of the Senior Inspector, the Fire Inspector position performs a variety of fire / life safety activities. The Fire Inspector conducts and oversees compliance with all fire / life safety regulations related to the California Fire Code and District ordinances within the Fire District for new and existing residential, industrial, and commercial facilities and places of assembly. The Fire Inspector may oversee, conduct and manage assigned programs including but not limited to annual fire / life safety inspections of industrial, institutional, educational and multi-family residential facilities.


The information listed below is meant to serve as samples of job duties and responsibilities for positions in this classification. This list is neither inclusive nor exclusive, but indicative of several types of duties performed. Consequently, this information does not reflect Essential Functions for any given position in this classification.

  • Conduct annual fire/life safety inspections for residential, institutional, commercial and educational facilities.
  • Conduct field inspections of new construction including installed fire protection systems.
  • Coordinate with County Building Department for inspection tracking using the established computer system.
  • Reports violation of laws, ordinances, and safety standards to appropriate staff or agency, prepare compliance and correction notices and conduct follow up inspections.
  • Advise architects, engineers, attorneys, developers, and the public regarding fire code related ordinances, fire prevention, weed abatement, and other ordinances. Conducts state, county and city licensing inspections as needed.

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Paid Call Firefighter (PCF)


PCF Job Description

Fresno County Fire Protection District is currently accepting Paid-Call Firefighter applications for the Tollhouse, Wonder Valley and Parlier fire stations.

However, you must live within 10 minutes of one of the locations below:

  • Tollhouse Fire Station, 27595 Tollhouse Rd., Tollhouse 93667
  • Wonder Valley Fire Station, 6812 Elwood Rd., Sanger 93657
  • Parlier Fire Station, 1300 E. Parlier, Parlier 93648

Please contact Sanger Headquarters for questions at (559) 493-4300 



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