Vista California now has a firefighter paramedic job opening. The salary for this job is $72,396.00 – $88,032.00 Annually, and the closing date is 2/20/19. The requirements are:
Any combination of training, education and experience which demonstrates an ability to perform the duties of the position. A typical qualifying background includes experience performing a full range of fire suppression work supplemented by skilled experience performing varied paramedic work.
CERTIFICATION & LICENSES
Must possess the following at time of application:
*Current California Paramedic license or National Registry license.
*Health Care Provider CPR certification from the American Heart Association
*Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification from the American Heart Association
*State of California certification as a Firefighter I (Preferred) or graduation from a California State accredited Firefighter I Academy. Or if out-of state candidate, must complete the State of California Fire Training Reciprocity application certification and receive Firefighter I certificate by 12 months of employment. For information on obtaining certification click HERE.
*At a minimum a valid California Class “C” Driver’s License (with acceptable driving record) by April 30, 2019.
*Must obtain San Diego County accreditation by April 30, 2019. For information on obtaining accreditation click HERE. For workshop information click HERE.
*At a minimum, a California Class “C” Driver’s License with a firefighter endorsement must be obtained by the end of 24 months and maintained as a condition of continued City employment.
*Paramedic license, current ACLS and CPR certifications are required to be maintained as a condition of continued City employment.