Firefighter EMT or Paramedic

Opening Date: 10-24-2017
Open Until Filled
Wage: EMT Wage $13.25 hourly, Paramedic $13.25 + stipend
Status: Part-time, Non-Exempt

Firefighter EMT or Paramedic

JOB SUMMARY:
Performs fire suppression duties and medical pre-hospital procedures. Maintains facilities and equipment for maximum efficiency. Performs public service by ensuring safety through inspections and information.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS and WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Must have physical strength and agility to perform the duties of the position. The Town of Florence promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of pre-employment drug testing.

EXPERIENCE and TRAINING REQUIRED:
High school diploma or GED. Arizona State Paramedic Certification, (out of state Certification does not apply). Must have and maintain a valid Arizona Class D Driver’s License. Arizona State Firefighter I and II Certifications. Arizona State Hazardous Materials First Responder operations level Certification OR Department of Defense/IFSAC Firefighter II Certification (1998 or newer. Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) – proof of successful completion of a CPAT from a licensed agency (local community college, private testing agency, etc…) within the last 12 months.High school diploma or GED. Arizona State Paramedic Certification, (out of state Certification does not apply). Must have and maintain a valid Arizona Class D Driver’s License. Arizona State Firefighter I and II Certifications. Arizona State Hazardous Materials First Responder operations level Certification OR Department of Defense/IFSAC Firefighter II Certification (1998 or newer. Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) – proof of successful completion of a CPAT from a licensed agency (local community college, private testing agency, etc…) within the last 12 months.

The Town of Florence does not conduct the CPAT. To learn more about registering for a CPAT course or scheduling to take a CPAT, please visit the National Testing Network or local community colleges.

• Required to work a minimum of 24 hours per month in 12, 24, or 36 hour shifts

• Work a maximum of 36 hours per week in 12, 24, or 36 hour shifts

• Required to attend quarterly recruit training activities

How To Apply

Download the Town of Florence Application below and submit a fully completed copy to the Human Resources Department.

Fire Application

Town of Florence
Human Resources Department
775 North Main Street
PO Box 2670
Florence, AZ 85132
Phone: (520) 868-7553
Fax: (520) 868-7571
hr@florenceaz.gov
Questions regarding recruitment may be directed to Human Resources at hr@florenceaz.gov. The Town of Florence is an EEO/ADA employer.

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