12 days old
2018-02-062018-03-08

Firefighter EMT, Paramedic entry level and Laterals

City of Lafayette
Lafayette, Colorado 80026
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Rotating

An exciting employment opportunity for paramedics and EMTs. The City of Lafayette Fire Department (Colorado) is currently opening a testing process for full-time paramedics and full time EMTs. Lafayette is a unique and growing community that is centrally located between Boulder and Denver and still has that small town charm. If you are a local or out-of-state paramedic or EMT this may be an excellent opportunity to work in one of the best locations in the country.

Additionally, if you are a professional firefighter / paramedic , firefighter EMT and currently work in for the fire service, we will consider a lateral transfer up to three years equivalent. For paramedics who do not have Colorado fire certifications or if your current certifications do not transfer, we will provide a fire academy for you to secure the required certifications.

The 2018 pay range for Firefighter Paramedics is $58,813 to $84,018. The hiring range is $58,813 to $71,415.00. The 2018 pay range for Firefighter EMT is $48,821 to $75,110.  The Hiring Range is 48,821 to $61,590. 

For more detailed information please see the City of Lafayette website at http://www.cityoflafayette.com/jobs

You can visit the Lafayette Fire Department website at http://cityoflafayette.com/94/Fire to learn more about the department.

The deadline for submitting completed applications and certifications is 3/12/2018. Applications will not be considered complete without accompanying certifications. Please only submit the requested certifications. If you have any questions you can contact Penny Ford with Human Resources at 303-661-1250.

Requirements

We are looking for paramedics that have at least 1 year of experience in a moderate to high call volume EMS system. Prerequisites include but are not limited to:

• 21 years of age or older
• Acceptable driving and criminal history
• National Registry Paramedic Certification or State of Colorado Paramedic Certification
• Advanced Life Support
• PALS or PEPP is preferred but not initially required
• Basic Life Support
• CPAT Certification

We are looking for EMTs that have at least 1 year of experience in a moderate to high call volume EMS system. Prerequisites include but are not limited to:

• 21 years of age or older
• Acceptable driving and criminal history
• National Registry EMT Certification or State of Colorado EMT Certification
• Basic Life Support
• CPAT Certification

Categories

  • EMT
  • Paramedic

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