Work involves training for and participating in the preservation of lives and property during emergency situations. Working under the direct supervision of the Fire Station Captain, the Firefighter/Medic will respond to fires, hazardous material spills/releases, technical rescues, and other emergency incidents and perform highly skilled work in providing emergency medical care to sick and injured persons on an Advanced Life Support ambulance and emergency apparatus. Participate in fire suppression, prevention, inspection, rescue, emergency operation, public education and station and equipment maintenance activities. Firefighter/Medics may work alone while in transit and must have the ability to multi-task, communicate clearly with others and have an understanding of the geographic area serviced.
Shift work; currently 24-hours on and 48-hours off
Firefighter/EMT Paramedic beginning annual salary: $51,500*
Firefighter/EMT Advanced enrolled in Paramedic School beginning annual salary: $44,600*
Firefighter/EMT Basic enrolled in Paramedic School beginning annual salary: $41,600*
*Includes EMT pro-pay, does not include education and other available pro-pays
Applicants currently employed with another municipal Fire Department who possess an IFSAC-Firefighter I Certification and have previous Advance Life Support experience may be eligible for lateral entry based on the Fire Chief’s review of qualifications and experience.
All communication is done through email, if you do not receive an email within three business days of submitting your application, please check your spam or junk mail, and if you still can not locate an email with further instructions, contact Michele Dempster at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-376-1535.