The City of Murrieta in California now has a job opening for the position of Firefighter Paramedic. The salary for this job is $68,364.72 – $83,097.84 Annually, and the closing date is 2/19/19. To qualify for this job, you must:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Firefighter/Paramedic (Entry-Level / Lateral) – High School Diploma or equivalent (GED). Coursework in Fire Science or a related field is desirable.
Firefighter/Paramedic (Entry-Level) – No previous experience required.
Firefighter/Paramedic (Lateral) – Two (2) years of current, full-time, paid fire department experience with a fire department of similar scope to the Murrieta Fire & Rescue Department.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Items marked with an asterisk (*) must be attached to the application
EMT-Paramedic license in the State of California*
Certificate of Completion from a California Fire Academy (OSFM Firefighter I also accepted)*
American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification*
American Heart Association, American Red Cross or state approved BCLS/CPR certification*
Valid CPAT (Candidate Physical Abilities Test) or PAT (Biddle) issued within the last twelve (12) months. Candidates obtaining a certification after the application filing date will be required to submit valid certification upon arrival at their scheduled interview.*
California Class C Driver License*
Possession of, or ability to obtain, a Class B or Class C/Firefighter-Restricted California Driver License by the end of the probationary period.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) acquired within six months of hire.
Obtain local EMS accreditation within two months of hire.