Firefighter/Paramedic

Description :

 

Flagler County Government is accepting resumes and completed County Employment Applications to work as a Firefighter/Paramedic for the Emergency Services Department.

Skilled work in the performance of a wide variety of technical tasks in support of fire suppression, patient care work in rendering advanced pre-hospital life support, other emergency care and emergency rescue functions, prevention functions including driving apparatus to the incident scene and operating the apparatus and equipment; to participate in the training of other department personnel on various apparatus and equipment; participate in fire prevention, station and equipment maintenance activities.  Give tours of assigned station, demonstrate EMS/Fire equipment and apparatus, and participate in other education programs for various groups and general public.  Perform other duties as assigned.  Flagler County Emergency Services utilizes a Eurocopter AS350 B3 Helicopter for fire suppression and EMS air ambulance, which includes a FlightMedic program.

Qualifications

Requires graduation from an accredited high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma, under Section 633.34 (1), Fire Minimum Standards requirements under Section 633.34-35 and current State of Florida Paramedic certification and AHA/Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification. Must possess a valid State of Florida Class “D” driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to the County. Must possess certification of completion of a State of Florida approved EVOC or defensive driving course. Must have experience as a Paramedic. Must successfully pass a departmental written examination on EMS/fire knowledge and practical skills.

Special Requirements

Fire Minimum Standards requirements under Section 633.34-35 and current State of Florida Paramedic certification and AHA/Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification. Must possess a valid State of Florida Class “D” driver’s license with a driving record acceptable to the County.

Miscellaneous Information

Apply online at www.flaglercounty.org or send application to Flagler County BOCC HR Department, 1769 E. Moody Blvd., #2, Bunnell, FL 32110. Flagler County is a Drug-Free Workplace. Applicants will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. EOE VP

Job Details

Category
Flagler County Jobs

Status
Open

Salary
Salary $41000. Annual This is a 24-hour shift position averaging 56 hours weekly

Published
April 11, 2016 3:00 PM

Closing
Open Until Filled

 

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ALL APPLICANTS OFFERED A POSITION OF EMPLOYMENT WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE A TOBACCO FREE AFFIDAVIT.

ANY APPLICANT THAT HAS USED TOBACCO PRODUCTS WIITHIIN ONE YEAR FROM THE DATE OF APPLICATION AND TEST POSITIVE FOR NICOTINE WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR EMPLOYMENT.


Under Florida law, all resumes become public records when received.

Flagler County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, a drug-free workplace, and Veteran’s preference will be granted, if applicable under Florida law.

Flagler County, Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Flagler County, Florida will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

 

 

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Deadline for Applying : Open until filled