FULL TIME – FIREFIGHTER/EMT-PARAMEDIC
The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a full-time FIREFIGHTER/EMT-PARAMEDIC position. Duties include responding to emergency calls; suppressing fires; providing basic and advanced life support and emergency medical services; handling hazardous materials; operating and maintaining vehicles and equipment; preparing and maintaining detailed reports. Position requires knowledge of the principles and techniques of emergency care, automobile extraction, and emergency transportation; fire suppression methods and techniques; proper handling of hazardous materials. Must possess high school diploma or GED. Firefighter I & II, EMT-Paramedic, Technical Rescue and HAZMAT certifications required. Possession of a valid, unrestricted NC driver’s license required. Background/drug test required. Applicants must be able to obtain NFPA 1582 required physical clearance. Hiring salary – $48,630 (based on 2912 annual hours at $16.70 per hour). Excellent benefits package. City application required and may be downloaded from City website at http://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and mailed to: Town of Morehead City, HR Director, 706 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557. Internal applicants may pick up application from the Office of Human Resources. Other qualified applicants may apply at any Employment Security Commission (ESC) location. EOE Application deadline: Open Until Filled
Interested candidates must successfully complete a physically agility test before employment. The next test will be administered February 28, 2017 at 4034 Arendell Street (Fire Station 2) Morehead City NC at 0900 hrs.
Posting date: January 27, 2017