The City of Roanoke in Virginia is now hiring for the position of Paramedic Firefighter. The salary is $40,908.00 – $44,998.80 Annually and the closing date is 02/10/19. The requirements for this job are:
Required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Preferred: Emergency medical services and firefighting experience.
Required: Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license, have a good driving record not to exceed negative one (-1) demerit points, and comply with state regulations covering drivers of emergency vehicles (includes successful completion of a provided Emergency Vehicle Operators Course). Must possess or become certified in accordance with National Fire Protection Association Standard 1001 for Firefighter Level II. Possess Cardiac Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic Certificate valid in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Must successfully complete provided Advanced Cardiac Life Support training and become certified and complete Roanoke County medical program before serving as ambulance ALS attendant within twelve (12) months of employment. Must maintain all required licenses/ certifications. Must obtain and maintain Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) or Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), and Pediatric Education for the Pre-hospital Professional (PEPP).