Closing Date/Time: Fri. 09/11/20 12:00 PM Pacific Time
Salary: $4,122.17 – $4,328.29 Monthly
Any combination of education and/or experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Previous work experience is not required. Previous fire suppression experience is highly desirable.
Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. Associate’s degree in Fire Science/Technology is highly desirable.
Must be at least 18 years of age at time of application.
Licenses and Certificates
Possession of valid California or National Registry EMT or EMT-P certification is required at time of application, and for duration of employment. (EMT certification is required for promotion to the class of Firefighter; the required EMT certification is waived for those Firefighters that possess an EMT-P certification. EMT-P certification is required for promotion to the class of Firefighter/Paramedic.)
Possession of valid Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (CPR-BCH) certificate at time of application, and for duration of employment.
Possession of valid California Class C Driver’s License, and acceptable driving record at time of appointment and during course of employment.
Possession of CPAT certificate dated within one year of application deadline (Dated on or after September 12, 2019).
Fire Fighter I and Fire Firefighter II Certifications are highly desirable.
County of San Diego EMT or EMT-P Accreditation is highly desirable.
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card is highly desirable.