Pinole California is now hiring for the position of Paramedic Firefighter Recruit. This firefighter job’s salary is $25.84 – $30.09 Hourly and the closing date is ongoing until filled. The requirements are:
Education: Possession of a high school diploma, G.E.D. equivalency or high school proficiency certificate.
License Required: Possession of (1) a valid California Motor Vehicle Operator’s License; and (2) a valid California Emergency Medical Technician-1 (EMT-1) certificate or a valid California Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic (EMT-P) license.
State of California approved EMT-1 and EMT-P training programs can be found at the California Emergency Medical Services Authority website.
Age: At least 18 years of age on the date of application.
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1500 program: Must remain in compliance with all medical requirements of the NFPA 1500 program.
Respiratory Protective Equipment: Work in this classification requires wearing respiratory protective equipment at times. Facial hair must be shaven if it interferes with the safe fitting of respiratory protective equipment.
Medical Examination / Drug Test: If considered for appointment, candidates must pass a medical examination and a drug test.
Background: If considered for appointment, candidates must pass a background investigation, which includes a criminal history check, fingerprinting, and polygraph test.