Firefighter/Paramedic: DeSoto, Texas Deadline June 16, 2015

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Deadline: June 16, 2015

Salary: 48,225 Per Year

Job Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age and under the age of 36 at time of appointment as a Firefighter
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must have graduated High School with either a Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record
  • Must meet all physical requirements including the ability to use the five senses
  • Must not have used illegal drugs within the past 3 years, or used 3 different types of illegal drugs for any time in applicant’s lifetime, or 3 incidents of using any one drug during applicant’s lifetime
  • Must have certification as a paramedic issued by the Texas Department of State Health Services or National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Must have certification as a basic fire fighter issued by the State of Texas

How to Apply: Complete job description and application can be found online at the City of DeSoto’s website.


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