Firefighter / EMT or Paramedic
Company: National Testing Network
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: September 9, 2018
MARTIN COUNTY FIRE RESCUE 800 SE MONTEREY ROAD STUART, FLORIDA 34994 Updated: July 12, 2016 Job Classification: Firefighter/EMT & Firefighter Paramedic Martin County Fire Rescue is currently hiring for Firefighter/EMT. Firefighter Paramedics are preferred. This position requires FireTEAM and a valid CPAT. Salary Information: (FF-EMT) $40,962.10 while on probation, and then increases to $43,118. Benefit Information: The County offers a competitive benefit package, including medical/dental insurance, an in-house Employee Wellness Center, Florida Retirement System member, tuition reimbursement, paid sick and vacation time, etc. Department Overview: The Fire Rescue Department consists of over 300 full-time paid employees. We currently have 13 fully staffed Fire Stations with a dedicated Trauma Helicopter, Hazardous Materials Response Team, Dive Team, Special Response Team, Enhanced 911 Center, and Ocean-Rescue Lifeguards. We provide full service fire protection/suppression along with one of the best Emergency Medical Service Departments in the State of Florida. Our department has received numerous awards and accolades over the past several years. MCFR strives for dedication, loyalty, and commitment along with empathy for others. If you feel you have what it takes to devote yourself to caring for others, then apply today! Area Information: Martin County is centrally located in South Florida consisting of 753 square miles stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to Lake Okeechobee. Surrounded by rivers, lakes, and miles of ocean front access. Stuart Florida is the one and only Sailfish Capital of the World! Stuart, Florida was once again just voted the number 1 happiest seaside town in AMERICA! Population: As of July 2015; 156,283 Job Requirements Age: 18 US Citizen: Must be legally authorized to work in the United States High School Grad/GED: Yes Valid FLORIDA State Driver's License: Yes Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes Academy Certification: Yes Necessary Certifications: 1. 18 years of age 2. Official copy of High School Diploma or GED; official unopened transcripts may be substituted for High School Diploma; Valid College degrees will be accepted in lieu of a HS Diploma or GED 3. Valid Drivers License 4. Valid Florida State Firefighter Certificate of Compliance 5. Documentation of completion - within the prior 6 calendar months of a current Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) (e.g. National Testing Network CPAT, Treasure Coast CPAT, etc.) 6. Valid Florida EMT Certification or Florida Paramedic Certification 7. Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) Certificate " proof of minimum 16 hours 8. Current CPR & AED card: For both Firefighter EMT and Paramedic 9. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Card (ACLS): For Paramedic applicants only 10. Signed and Notarized Tobacco Use Affidavit To schedule FireTEAM testing, go to the National Testing Network website and click on FIREFIGHTER JOBS. Select the department and read over all the information and if qualified, select a testing location and a time and date on the website calendar. A CPAT can also be scheduled by clicking on the CPAT icon on the main page of the website and then following the instructions. For questions concerning the testing process, please contact NTN Customer Support at 866-563-3882. For updates and new job announcements, "Like" National Testing Network on Facebook.
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