City of Lamar

Lamar , CO
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Fire Engineer/EMT-I

City of Lamar
Lamar, CO Full-time
Posted on February 13, 2020

Job Announcement Position: Fire Engineer/EMT-I

Starting Pay: $ 14.36

Fire Department Applications are now being accepted for the position of Fire Engineer/EMT-I.

Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school, one year of experience as a Firefighter or as a volunteer and knowledgeable in all aspects of general fire- fighting tactics, and operations of all fire apparatus and equipment. Shall be certified as an Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate, by the State of Colorado, or EMT-Basic with IV certification and is willing to obtain EMT-Intermediate certification. Applicants must possess a valid Colorado driver's license. Applicants shall be certified as a Fire Fighter 1 under the Colorado Division of Fire Safety or become certified within two years.

Duties: Under general supervision, responds to alarm and other emergency calls to protect life and property; drives and operates fire equipment and apparatus; participates in fire prevention programs including inspections, station maintenance, and training activities; operates and carries out Emergency Medical Technician duties; leads volunteers. Work varies requiring individual judgment within prescribed standards and procedures.

Deadline: Open until filled