City of Terrell

Terrell , TX

Firefighter

City of Terrell
Terrell, TX Full-time
Posted on October 6, 2019

Firefighter

City of Terrell

Terrell, TX

City of Terrell is accepting Applications for Entry Level Firefighter.

EMT-Paramedic Certification upon hire.

To perform a wide variety of technical tasks in support of the fire suppression and prevention functions and handling of hazardous materials. To perform a variety of technical tasks in support of emergency rescue operations; perform medical treatment and support to Emergency Medical Services as a first responder, and to perform a variety of technical and administrative tasks in support of the Fire Department.

Essential Functions:

  1. Respond to all emergency calls; provide appropriate services as required including emergency rescue and fire suppression; prepare reports regarding emergency incidents as assigned; testify in court.
  2. Operate, inspect, repair and perform other technical tasks related to the apparatus and equipment in the Fire Department.
  3. Perform rescue for trapped or injured persons; provide necessary first aid. As the first responder, operate numerous types of rescue, emergency and fire suppression equipment as necessary.

Experience:

Minimum requirements are those required by the Texas Local Government Code, City Civil Service Regulations and/or Terrell Fire Department.