FIREFIGHTER - PARAMEDIC

Position: 
Full-Time

POSITION TO BE FILLED:  FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC    FULL-TIME

STARTING SALARY:  $17.54   (Grade 13)

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: JANUARY 26, 2022

STARTING DATE:  TBA

Job Summary: Under general direction, this person works to help ensure the safety of and care for all citizens and visitors in the Orange Beach jurisdiction.  Provide life and property conservation by rendering basic and advanced life support to persons of injury, illness, accidents, and fire rescue emergencies.  Supervises all patient care on scenes and assists in the training and evaluation of other medical personnel.  Provide firefighting skills to include suppression, search, rescue, and overhaul.   Maintain license and proficiency through training and study. Handle the documentation of medical records, call logs, reports, and inventory. Maintain equipment, general medical supplies, and cleaning of same.  This person is responsible for restocking emergency vehicles for the call.

Qualifications:

  • Possess an Alabama State Firefighter I/II Certification.
  • Be a National Registered & Certified Paramedic (NRP).
  • Possess experience as a Firefighter/Paramedic.
  • Possess a current State Paramedic License.
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Willing to work non-standard hours to provide 24 hours coverage.
  • Will accept EMT applications but must receive Medic license within a year

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 4099 Orange Beach Boulevard, Orange Beach, AL 36561, or by submitting at our website at www.orangebeachal.gov.

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on the job closing date posted above.

“THE CITY OF ORANGE BEACH IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND A PARTICIPANT OF E-VERIFY

P.O. Box 458 ♦Orange Beach, AL 36561♦ Phone (251)981-6979 ♦ Fax (251)981-1442 s www.orangebeachal.gov