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Bid Notice

The Florissant Valley Fire Protection District is accepting sealed bids per specifications for three (3) mechanical CPR devices to provide continuous, uninterrupted chest compressions to patients in cardiac arrest. Specifications may be obtained at the Fire District Administrative Offices, 661 Saint Ferdinand Street, Florissant, Missouri, between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Thursday, and between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM on Friday.

All bids should be marked “SEALED BID/Mechanical CPR” and mailed or delivered to the Fire District Administrative Offices no later than 3:00 PM Friday September 24, 2021. All bids are scheduled to be opened by the Board of Directors at their meeting on September 28, 2021, at the Fire District Administrative Offices.

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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.

Accepting Applications – Part Time Fire Inspector

The Florissant Valley Fire Protection District is accepting applications for a Part Time Fire Inspector.  Applicants must have be certified as a Fire Inspector through the Missouri Division of Safety and maintain certification through the Division of Fire Safety or equivalent certification through ICC, must have High School Diploma or GED, must be age 21 or over and possess a valid motor operations license.

The following items are preferred:

  • Firefighter 1 and 2 Certified by St. Louis County Fire Standards Commission
  • Currently certified as a Fire Instructor (I) through the Missouri Division of Safety and maintain certification through the Division of Fire Safety.
  • Currently certified as a Fire Investigator through the Missouri Division of Safety and maintain certification through the Division of Fire Safety.
  • Currently certified in Hazardous Material Awareness through the Missouri Division of Safety and maintain certification through the Division of Fire Safety.

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, resume, valid Missouri Driver’s License along with copies of any applicable certifications, must be received at the Florissant Valley Fire District Administrative Office by Friday, August 27th at 12:00 p.m.

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Fire Inspector Job Description

Application – Fire Inspector

Request for Bid for Lighting

The Florissant Valley Fire Protection District is requesting bids for the replacement of lighting within the firehouses located at:

                                          661 St. Ferdinand St. Florissant MO 63031 (House 1)

                                          1925 Pohlman Rd. Florissant MO 63033 (House 2)

                                          1910 Shackelford Rd. Florissant MO 63031. (House 3)

 

  • Bids should include proposal for replacement of all existing lighting with new LED (including bypassing Ballasts).
  • House 3 Specific– Retrofitting existing Surface mount fixtures /w new LED Lamps and recessed incandescent and CFL can lights with new LED Lamps

For further information contact Battalion Chief Carroll at 314-837-8730 or rcarroll@fvfpd.com

 

All bids should be received by 12:00 P.M on 6/11/21 sealed and delivered to:

Florissant Valley Fire Protection District
ATTN: Chief Hoevelmann
661 St. Ferdinand St.
Florissant, MO  63031

Advertisement for Sealed Bids for Ambulance

Bid Sealed Proposals for: Florissant Valley Fire Protection District

Sale of a 2009 Chevrolet Class III Ambulance. Sealed bids will be accepted starting April 12, 2021 at 8:00 AM through 4:00 PM on April 19, 2021. The bids will be opened and reviewed at the Board of Directors meeting on April 20, 2021 at 7:30 AM. The Board of Directors reserves the right to waive informalities and reject any and all bids.

This is being sold AS IS

Mileage 162,242, Engine Hours 1,495.2

The vehicle is available for inspection by appointment only. Contact Battalion Chief Russell Kleffner 314-837-4894.

 

Volunteers Needed for Vaccine Efforts

As Saint Louis County prepares for a dramatic increase in vaccine supply, County officials are seeking additional clinical and non-clinical volunteers to help distribute this new surge of doses. Medical training is not necessary, although those with a medical background can help with vaccine administration and patient monitoring

Physicians can sign up at https://covidvaccine.mo.gov/vaccinators/.

Both clinical and non-clinical volunteers who would like to serve in this capacity can sign up at http://www.stlcorona.com/volunteer​.

Upcoming large-scale vaccination events will take place at the Florissant Valley campus of St. Louis Community college on Tuesday and Wednesday and at Queeny Park Friday and Saturday.

Please note: NO walk-up service is provided. Everyone who gets vaccinated must have an appointment

Want to Learning More About the Vaccine?

St. Louis County Public Health Department will hold a virtual town hall: Get the Facts that will discuss the COVID-19 vaccine guidelines and registration on Thursday, March 25, at 5pm. Visit https://stlcorona.com/ for more information.

Register for Webinar

Upcoming Mass Vaccination Sites

Vaccinations specifically for school personnel will be conducted from noon to 8 p.m. March 23 and 24 in the gymnasium at the Florissant Valley campus of St. Louis Community College at 3400 Pershall Road.

A second vaccination event targeting North County is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm. March 25 at the Metro North Fire District at 1815 Chambers Road.

A mass vaccination event with the National Guard is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 26 and 27 inside the Greensfelder Recreation Complex at Queeny Park at 550 Weidman Road.

PLEASE NOTE: In all DPH vaccination events, no walk-ups will be accepted and appointments are required. Only those who have pre-registered with DPH will be considered for appointments. Visit stlcorona.com to pre-register for the vaccine.

Not Registered for the Vaccine Yet?

Where to Register:
You can register on multiple sites!

SSM Health:
REGISTER HERE

Mercy:
REGISTER HERE

BJC Healthcare:
 REGISTER HERE

St. Louis County:
REGISTER HERE or call 314-612-5100

State of Missouri:
REGISTER HERE or call 877-435-8411