The salary for Firefighter/Paramedic A is $7,804.47 per month from the start of the Academy. Paramedic A pay may be increased based on a candidate’s qualifications, experience, and current total compensation (excluding overtime).
The salary range for Firefighter/Paramedic B (13th month functioning as a Paramedic with the City of Glendale and thereafter) is $8,452.36 – $10,583.65 per month.
Must be 18 years of age at time of appointment.
Must currently be employed as a Firefighter Paramedic and possess a minimum of one year of experience as a full time paid professional firefighter with a municipal fire department.
Completion of a certified Paramedic program is required.
Completion of either (1) a CA Firefighter I Academy; or (2) possession of a CA Firefighter I certificate, or equivalent (i.e. IFSAC, Pro Board) is required.
Graduation from high school or attainment of GED or CHSPE certificate is required.
A valid State of California Paramedic License at the time of application is required. You MUST attach a copy of the License to your application. For out-of-state applicants, must possess a valid National Registry Paramedic certification at the time of application; however, must possess a California Paramedic License by no later than July 1, 2020.
Valid California Class C driver’s license with an acceptable driving history is required.