Closing Date: 07/05/17
•Must be at least 21 years of age on the date of the physical fitness examination.
•Must be a US citizen
•Must be registered with the US selective service
•Applicants that are both certified firefighters AND paramedics (certified from the Texas Department of State Health Services) are preferred. Certified or licensed paramedics who do not have firefighter certifications will be accepted as well.
•Applicants who are NOT paramedics must be certified firefighters AND emt’s.
•A minimum of 15 credit hours from an accredited college/university with a “C” average or better is required. A copy of the certified transcript is required to provide proof of college credit. Note: The college credit hours requirement is waived if the applicant is currently a state certified or nationally registered paramedic
•For out of state applicants, you must be registered or have filed with TCFP for fire certifications, and either TDSHS or National Registry for EMT and Paramedic certifications. This must be done by close of the job posting (July 5) to be permissible.