$7,072.00 – $8,760.27 Monthly
The following must be met by time of application:
High School diploma or equivalent
At least 18 years of age
Possession of a valid California State Paramedic license OR a valid National Registry EMT-Paramedic Certification.
Possession of Certificate of successful completion of Physical Abilities Test (PAT). Only CPAT or Biddle PAT, issued on or after June 12, 2016, will be accepted.
Must meet at least one of the following requirements by time of application:
One year of continuous experience as a full-time paid firefighter with a federal, state, county or local agency, OR
Possession of a California Firefighter I Certificate; OR
Graduation from a California State accredited Firefighter I Academy (minimum of 348 hours).
The following must be met by time of appointment:
Valid California Driver License
United States Citizenship or legally authorized to work as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act.
The following must be met after appointment:
Candidates possessing a Paramedic Certification through the National Registry must obtain a California State Paramedic License by completion of HBFD Firefighter Paramedic Academy.
American Heart Association (AHA) issued BLS Provider or Healthcare Provider card by completion of HBFD Firefighter Paramedic Academy.
Orange County Paramedic accreditation within thirty (30) days of completion of HBFD Firefighter Paramedic Academy.
California Class C Driver License with Firefighter Endorsement prior to completing probationary period.