Firefighter/Paramedic Job Opportunity

Florissant Valley large logoThe Florissant Valley Fire Protection District is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Applicants must be Firefighter 1 and 2 Certified by St. Louis County Fire Standards Commission or currently enrolled in Class 114. Applicants must also be Paramedic certified by the state of Missouri, must be age 21 or over and possess a valid motor operations license. Residency within the Fire District in not required. ACLS, PHTLS, PALS and current CPAT certifications are required.

Interested candidates may print an application or request an application from the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District Administration Offices located at 661 St. Ferdinand Street, Florissant, MO 63031, Mon. thru Thur. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm or Fri. 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

The completed application, along with copies of Firefighter 1 and 2, St. Louis County Fire Academy Certificate, valid Paramedic, ACLS, PHTLS, PALS, and CPAT certifications, valid Missouri Driver’s License, Police Background Check and driving record check through the DMV must be received at the Florissant Valley Fire District Administrative Office by Wednesday, September 29th at 12:00 p.m. To view and/or print:

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Firefighter/Paramedic Application

Public Hearing Notice

Public Hearing

The Florissant Valley Fire Protection District will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 7:30 A.M. concerning the proposed property tax rates.

The meeting will be held at Firehouse No. 1, 661 St. Ferdinand, Florissant, Missouri 63031.

You may read more info here:  Tax Rates Public Hearing.

Public Hearing Notice

A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:30AM at Firehouse No. 1 concerning property tax rates proposed to be set by the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District.

Please read the Public Hearing Notice for all the details.

Notice of Election for Fire Board Director


The term of office for one of the three Directors of the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District of St. Louis County will expire on April 2, 2019. One six year term of office will be filled. It is therefore necessary that provisions be made for the nomination and election of one Director of the District. Any person who is a citizen of the United States of America, over the age of twenty-five (25) years, who has resided within the District for more than one year prior to April 2, 2019, who has been registered to vote at general elections in the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District during such period of time, and
who desires to be a candidate for election to be held on April 2, 2019, shall file with the Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Fire District at the District Offices, located at 661 St. Ferdinand St., Florissant, Missouri, not earlier than 8:00 o’clock a.m. on December 11, 2018 (office closed on 12/24, 12/25, and 1/1 for the holidays) and not later than 5:00 o’clock p.m. on January 15, 2019 during normal fire district business hours (all central standard time), a statement in writing, under oath, which he/she shall sign and in which he/she is duly qualified for the Office of Director of the Fire District, according to law, and that he/she is a candidate for election to such Office on April 2, 2019.

Any person so filing, shall also pay to the Secretary of the District at the time of filing his/her statement, a fee of fifty dollars ($50.00). Filing forms are available at the Fire District’s Administrative Offices, 661 St. Ferdinand St., Florissant, Missouri.

Mike Mahaffy, Sr., Board Secretary
St. Louis County, Missouri
November 7, 2018

Ambulance For Sale

The Florissant Valley Fire Protection District is putting one of its spare ambulances up for sale. The ambulance is a 2009 Chevrolet Medium Duty (Kodiak/C4500) Chassis with a 6.6 L Duramax diesel engine, an Allison transmission, and has 151,341 miles on it. The ambulance also has a Kelderman air ride suspension. In full disclosure, the district has experienced issues with the rear end involving the suspension, air bags, and sway bar bolts during its ownership of the ambulance. The district is asking $7500 for the ambulance. If interested, please submit a written bid expressing interest to the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District, 661 Saint Ferdinand St., Florissant, MO 63031 by 3:00 PM, October 6, 2017. Please note “Ambulance Sale” on the envelope. Thank you.