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Employer: City of Newton
Job Title: Firefighter EMT and/or Firefighter Paramedic
Firefighter EMT and/or Firefighter Paramedic
Deadline to Apply:08/28/2017
Reports To: Fire/EMS Lieutenant or Captain
Pay Range: Firefighter EMT Non-exempt $13.33-$18.03
Firefighter Paramedic Non-exempt $16.42-$22.22
Posted: Aug. 7, 2017 Closes: Aug. 28, 2017
The Newton, KS Fire/EMS Department will accept applications for the positions of Firefighter EMT and/or Firefighter Paramedic beginning Tuesday, August 8, 2017 and ending Monday, August 28, 2017. Minimum qualifications for application are:
Current certification as a Kansas or Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B), EMT-Advanced, or EMT-Paramedic
Affirmation of NFPA 1001 (Firefighter I) training
Current (within one year) certification of successful Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) completion
Score of at least 70% on each Ergometric Fire Team Test component:
o Human Relations
o Mechanical Reasoning
EMS certification, FF I, CPAT and Ergometric Fire Team Test results must be on file with Newton Fire/EMS on or before Friday, Sept 15, 2017 at 1500 hours.
Valid driver’s license
High school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) certificate of high school equivalency
Residency requirements apply to this position; successful applicants must live within 40 miles of the intersection of First Street and Main Street in Newton, KS within 12 months from date of hire.
Information regarding CPAT and Ergonomic Fire Team testing may be found at www.hutchcc.edu/public-safety/fire-science/cpat or by calling 620-728-4460.
The successful candidate must be able to pass a background check, drug screen and a physical. They must also have a valid State of Kansas driver’s license.
The City of Newton offers a competitive salary and fringe benefits including health insurance plan, KP&F retirement, life insurance plans, paid vacation, sick leave, and certain holidays.
Please make application at www.hrepartners.com
To view the full job descriptions: Firefighter/EMT Firefighter/Paramedic
The City of Newton is an EEO/ADAAA employer.
8/8/2017 12:00:00 AM
8/28/2017 11:59:59 PM