Deadline: July 24, 2016
Salary: $43,410.86 for a FF EMT
$49,613.42 for a FF Paramedic
The City of Flagstaff is accepting test scores through the National Testing Network (www.nationaltestingnetwork.com) for two Firefighter positions! â€¨
In order to move forward in the process, you must register with NTNÂ to secure a seat for an upcoming testing date at your chosen location and successfully complete the exam which NTN will provide. Your score will be forwarded to the Hiring Coordinator. The topÂ 150 candidates (approximately) will then be invited to submit an application for screening.
Test scores must be submitted betweenÂ July 1 andÂ July 24, 2016.
A regional test will be offered in Flagstaff on the following date and time:
Date: Saturday,Â July 23,Â 2016
Location: Coconino Community College, 3000 N. 4th St. Campus
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Register for the exam today!
For more information on the Flagstaff Fire Dept. and the 2016 Hiring Process, click here!
Department Overview:Â The Flagstaff Fire Department is a progressive, growing organization which offers a number of challenging career opportunities and includes six strategically placed stations. To achieve our mission of protecting life and property against fire and
responding to emergency medical needs, the 84 full-time men and women, along with numerous seasonal employees, utilize technical equipment and specialized training to achieve success on each call. We provide true allâ€“ risk service including: Fire, EMS, Special Ops (Haz?Tech, TRT, Short Haul), SWAT CEPâ€™s, Fire Investigation, Prevention and Wildfire mitigation. In 2014, we responded to approximatelyÂ 12,000 calls for service that initiated 13,899 unit runs.
Area Information:Â We live in a beautiful area with about 75,000 residents, 4 distinct seasons, and a centrally located University (NAU) that boasts 27,000 students. Flagstaff sits at 7000 feet elevation near the base of the San Francisco Peaks amongst the largest Ponderosa Pine forest in the world. There is a ski resort (Snow Bowl) 10 miles North of town, Sedona red rocks are 35 miles South of town, and outdoor opportunities are everywhere. While our department is not too big or too small, we are a very well trained, professional group that forms a family type atmosphere based around exceptional service. We are proud of achieving an ISO rating of 2 and of our close working relationships with several neighboring Fire districts, the USFS, State Land and local Law Enforcement. If mountain living is for you and you are a motivated professional, then please consider a job working as part of the Flagstaff Fire Department team
US Citizen: Lawfully work in US
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid ARIZONA State Driver’s License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Academy Certification AZ or IFSAC
NREMT or Paramedic or AZ EMT or Paramedic
Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers: No felony
Driving Disqualifiers: Clean past 3
Drug Use Disqualifiers: No illegal drugs
Additional Disqualifiers: Must pass Physical exam and fitness testing.
How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.