Firefighter/EMT: Town of Payson Arizona Deadline: August 5, 2017

Firefighter/EMT

Deadline: August 5, 2017

Salary: $14.36 – $18.89/hr

Job Description:

Firefighter/CEP or Firefighter/EMT: Incumbents of this position protect life and property through firefighting and EMS activities often performed under conditions which require strenuous physical exertion. Job tasks include the participation in code enforcement activities performed by fire companies, supervised drills, training in firefighting and EMS skills, special and routine maintenance of equipment and apparatus, routine care of buildings and grounds, as well as public education activities.

Compensation: Firefighter/CEP Salary Range: $14.36 – $21.53/hr; Firefighter/EMT Salary Range: $12.59 – $18.89/hr

Minimum Qualifications:  Graduation from high school or GED equivalent. Twelve (12) months full time job experience in the last forty-eight (48) months as a structural firefighter with an active municipal fire department, or fire district; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required skills and abilities for the position. Must be 18 years or older at time of employment. No felony convictions or disqualifying criminal histories within the past seven (7) years. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Requirements:

  • Must possess a valid Arizona driver license without record of suspension or revocation in any state
  • Current ADHS EMT or CEP certificate
  • Arizona Firefighter II certification.

THE EMPLOYEE MUST BE ABLE TO MEET OSHA REQUIREMENTS AND BE FIT TESTED TO USE SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS.  THE EMPLOYEE MUST BE ABLE TO MEET THE NFPA 1500 MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL FITNESS AND PASS AN ANNUAL PHYSICAL EVALUATION BASED ON NFPA 1582.

Application Process: This recruitment will close at 4:00 p.m. MST on 08/04/2017.  Please submit a completed Town of Payson employment application. We require either a Town of Payson employment application or a current resume, but we prefer to receive both documents. Faxed applications and/or resumes will be received at (928) 474-1151.  Please notify Human Resources in advance if you require special accommodations to participate in any phase of the selection process. To download the complete job description or an employment application, please visit the employment page of the Town of Payson’s website at http://www.paysonaz.gov/Departments/hr/employment.html.

How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.

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