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Firefighter-Paramedic (Entry and Lateral)

Company: City of Eugene
Location: Eugene
Posted on: July 13, 2019

Job Description:

As a member of an emergency medical, fire suppression, and life safety team participates in a team's response to a wide range of emergencies such as medical incidents, fires, rescues, and hazardous materials incidents. Provides basic and advanced-level life support including initial patient assessment, administration of medical treatment, and transport; operates specialized equipment, apparatus, machinery, and tools; performs fire prevention activities, as well--as general station duties. -- Please read the entire posting as well as the--Recruitment Flyer--for information on the application and selection process components, including important dates and deadlines, as well as salary and benefit information. Both entry level and lateral Firefighter/Paramedics are encouraged to apply. This will be a combined academy with the potential of lateral recruits going on the line earlier or having less time in the academy. Please note the time frame for acceptance of--CPAT tests/cards will be as follows: ----------------A valid CPAT card (CPAT cards dated from--January 20, 2019-current) will need to be submitted with the application. CPAT cards and letters will only be accepted from--current IAFF/IAFC CPAT Licensees. We will accept CPAT results that candidates supply from the National Testing Network by December 27, 2019. Upon completion of the CPAT testing (if testing through NTN), candidates will need to forward their passing letters to the Eugene Springfield Fire Department. You may attach your CPAT card/letter to your application or email it to--Jharris@eugene-or.gov--or fax it to 541-682-6831. Salary: $61,875-$84,507.50 (steps 1-6 of the salary range). Once PERS eligible the employee's contribution of 6% is withheld from the employee's paycheck and sent by the City to PERS on the employee's behalf.--A candidate with prior paid Firefighter-Paramedic experience may be placed at a higher step in the salary range based on their training, certifications, years of experience and other job-related factors. --We encourage and welcome applicants who are currently Firefighter-Paramedics to apply during this process. -- Application Deadline: Friday, August 9, 2019 at 5:00 pm PST ONLINE APPLICATIONS ONLY The purpose of this recruitment is to fill current and upcoming vacancies for Eugene Springfield Fire. Successful candidates may be considered for a potential hire on January 13, 2020. Applicants must successfully complete each step of the hiring process. -- Any eligibility lists established will be used by both the City of Eugene and City of Springfield. Management will determine which candidates are selected for each City. --Candidates will not have an option to select which City they receive an offer from. If a successful candidate is already a--Eugene Springfield BLS Tech employee--then she/he may be put in a lot draw and could be a City of Eugene or City of Springfield employee upon hire as a Firefighter/Paramedic. -- Experience and Training Two years education and/or experience required. Emergency medicine, firefighting, or related experience (e.g., building, construction, heavy equipment operation, etc.) may be combined with related college coursework in Emergency Medicine or Fire Science to add up to the two years minimum required. High school diploma or equivalent required. An Associate's degree in Fire Science, Paramedic Technology, or related field(s) preferred. Successful applicants will be required to complete a Eugene Springfield Fire firefighter training program within the first year of employment. -- License or Certificate: Applicants need to have taken their Oregon Paramedic test by December 27, 2019 and be able to supply proof of the results of that test on date of hire. National Registry Paramedics or Paramedics registered in another state must meet the State of Oregon Paramedic requirements and are responsible for applying for reciprocity to ensure they have an Oregon Paramedic license by, December 27, 2019. You can view reciprocity information via the--State of Oregon Public Health web-site. A provisional license would not meet this requirement. -- Requires a valid Oregon driver's license or, the ability to obtain by date of hire, January 13, 2020; must pass driving records check and, if hired, maintain a driving record that meets the City's standard.--Oregon law requires that an out-of-state license holder must obtain a valid Oregon license (with appropriate endorsements) within 30 days of becoming domiciled in the state (ORS 803.355). -- MUST PASS A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION -- SELECTION PROCESS--TIMELINE (Subject to change as the selection process progresses.)-- --For full details, see the--Recruitment Flyer. -- Application deadline: --Friday,--August 9, 2019--at 5:00 PM PT Interviews:-- August 19-23, 2019--(tentative) Full Background Investigation: Mid September --- Mid October, 2019 Psychological Assessment: October 25-29, 2019--(tentative) Pre-Employment Physical: End of October- Mid November 2019 Must have tested for Paramedic license by December 27, 2019 Must have CPAT by December 27, 2019 See--Recruitment Flyer Projected Hire Date: January 13, 2020 OregonLive.com.Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Paramedic

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