City of Cherryvale Firefighter/Paramedic in Cherryvale, Kansas

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: The City of Cherryvale is accepting applications for Firefighter/Paramedic. The duties of this position include, but are not limited to: response to fire, hazardous conditions, technical rescue and medical emergencies, participation in fire code enforcement and inspections, supervised drills and training in firefighting and EMS skills with the opportunity to instruct, maintenance of equipment and apparatus, routine care of building and grounds, and public safety education activities.This full-time position requires a High School or GED diploma and minimum of Kansas Paramedic certification. Firefighter 1 certification is preferred, but not required at time of employment. Firefighter 1 certification will be obtained within the first year of employment. Candidates must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and possess a valid Kansas Driver's License. Candidates must have a clean driving record, with no drug or alcohol related violations, and no disqualifying criminal histories.Successful candidates will work 24/48 shift, must be willing to meet residency requirements within six (6) months of employment, and complete a pre-employment medical examination, background check, and drug screen. The City of Cherryvale offers competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance, as well as KPERS retirement and options for FSA and 457 Deferred Comp Plan.Applications will be accepted until 23:59 hrs on Monday, June 25th, 2018. To apply, please visit the jobs tab on www.hrepartners.comIf you have any questions about the position, or the application process, please contact Chief Jesse Reed Monday-Friday during business hours at (620) 336-2121, or any time via e-mail at City of Cherryvale is a EOE.