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Firefighter Paramedic

at City of Glenn Heights

Pay: up to $44550/year
$44550 - $
Posted: 5/2/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2361423

Job Description

Overall Job Objective

Job Description

The Glenn Heights Fire Department is seeking motivated individuals for an exciting career serving the citizens of Glenn Heights as a Firefighter Paramedic.

Applications are being accepted until position is filled. Proof of certifications must accompany your completed application when submitted.

Wages:
Position: Firefighter Paramedic (Trainee)
Starting Probationary Salary $44,550
After successful completion of City 6-month Probation Period Salary $47,223
 

Typical Duties

What is the hiring process?
All applicants must submit an online application at http://www.glennheightstx.gov/. Applicants must successfully pass each step of the hiring process before proceeding in the recruitment process:

  •  Physical Agility Assessment
  • Background Investigation
  • Oral Board Interviews
  • Chief Interviews
  • Pre-employment medical, physical and drug testing

Education & Experience

Qualification for Candidate:

  • Must be 18 years of age by physical agility test date.
  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must hold a minimum Basic Structural Firefighter certification with Texas Commission on Fire Protection
  • Must hold a minimum Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic with Texas Department of State Health Services

Supplemental Information

Schedule:
24/48
 
Benefits:
Retirement 2:1 match at 6% Texas Municipal Retirement System
Vacation – 12 days per year
Sick Leave
Paid Holidays – 10 per year
Personnel Days – 1 regular and 1 for 9/11 Memorial Holiday
Health Insurance – 100 % for employee medical insurance
 
Other Incentives include:

  • Certification pay
  • TCFP Structural Firefighter Intermediate $600 annually
  • TCFP Structural Firefighter Advanced $ 900 annually
  • TCFP Structural Firefighter Master $ 1200 annually
  • TCFP Basic Fire Inspector $300 annually
  • TCFP Basic Arson Investigator $300 annually
  • TCFP Driver Operator $300 annually
  • Longevity pay $4.00 per month for each year of service with the City of Glenn Heights
  • Assignment pay