Location
Job Title
Firefighter/Paramedic
Employer
City of Montebello
Status
Full-Time
Compensation
$5,401.25 to $6,898.75 / Monthly
Posted
1 week ago
(11/26/2018)
Last Updated
1 week ago
(11/29/2018)
Application Closes
12/23/2018
Keywords
Paramedic Firefighter
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Firefighter/Paramedic

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications & Requirements

Knowledge of:  Basic knowledge of methods and principles of fire suppression, fire investigation, fire prevention, emergency medical response and hazard material control.

Ability to: Understand and act in accordance with the Department policy, rules and regulations; learn a variety of firefighting, emergency service and rescue methods, duties and techniques; respond quickly to emergency situations and work under pressure; assist with fire inspection and prevention activities; interpret, explain and apply fire codes and regulations; learn and perform special assignments as delegated; understand and carry out oral and written directions; meet established standards of physical endurance and agility; effectively represent the fire service functions of the Department with the public; communicate effectively orally and in writing.

Education/Training/Experience: High school graduation or GED is desirable. Graduation from a State approved fire academy with Paramedic certification. One year of experience as a Paramedic with a private ambulance company or municipal fire department is highly desirable.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

At time of appointment the successful candidate must have:

  • A Valid California State Class C driver's License
  • A signed Non-Tobacco Use Statement
  • Successfully passed all qualifying examinations, the City's pre-employment physical, and extensive background check.
  • Must successfully obtain Los Angeles County paramedic accreditation.