FIRE FIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE
CITY OF NORTH KANSAS CITY, MO
TheÂ City of North Kansas City, Missouri is establishing eligibility lists for both Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic.Â Â Currently; the City currently has severalÂ vacancies.
Applications will be acceptedÂ until 5:00pm, Friday, March 20, 2015.Â Note: all applications must be submitted on-line (link to application is located at the end of this announcement); pleaseÂ do notÂ submit applications and/or other documentationÂ in any other format unless requested to do so.
Compensation & Benefits:Â The pay range for Firefighter/Paramedic is $42,275 – $63,400 annually ($16.21 – $24.31 hourly), DOQ. The pay range for Firefighter/EMT is $36,761 – $55,142 annually ($14.10 – $21.15 hourly) DOQ.Â The City offers a full range of benefits including medical and dental insurance, paid leave,Â both a defined benefit plan (Pension) and a defined contribution plan (457) and a tuition reimbursement program.
24-hour personnel work the Berkeley schedule and have one Kelly day in each 28 day work period.
Minimum Qualifications:Â Firefighter/EMTÂ -Â Â Â Â Â MustÂ possess current Firefighter I and II Certifications and CPAT(or have obtained by May 31, 2015);Â Must possess and maintain certifications and qualifications necessary to meet NFPA 1001 standards. HAZMAT Operations and Awareness Certification preferred;Â Â Must possessÂ & maintain EMT-B or EMT-P (Paramedic) License with Missouri State Certification or National Registry;Â Must have passed the Blue River or Johnson County Community College Firefighter written entry exam, or equivalent if applying from out of the KC metropolitan area:Â Must possess and maintain current American Heart Association Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation; Must possess a valid driver’s license;Â Must pass annual physical exam as prescribed by NFPA 1582.
Firefighter/ParamedicÂ -Â Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification. PHTLS, PALS preferred.
The City of North Kansas City is an equal opportunity employer.