$67,218 Annual Salary (Based on Qualifications)
Age: Must be 21 years of age by the final filing date of October 4, 2019.
Smoking: Must be a non-smoker; smoking on/off duty is prohibited.
EMT: Candidates must possess a current EMT-1 certification and obtain a Los Angeles County Emergency Medical Technician 1 Certificate prior to the completion of probation (within first year of employment following Academy training).
Education: Equivalent to graduation from high school.
License: Valid driver’s license. Must obtain a Firefighter Restricted Class C License prior to the completion of probation.
Medical: Must meet NFPA Standard 1582, “Medical Requirements for Firefighters”.
In addition to the minimum requirements, the certification/training listed below is highly desirable:
Certificate of Completion of a Firefighter 1 Academy;
Possession of a valid Paramedic License (Los Angeles County preferred) or completion of a paramedic school;
Experience as a volunteer or auxiliary Firefighter;
Certification such as Rescue Systems 1 & 2, CPR, HazMat First Responder, and other fire courses offered through the State Fire Marshal’s Office.
Low Angle Rope Rescue Operation (LARRO)