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Public Notice:
  • On July 2, 2019 at 9:00 am, two or more members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in attendance at the opening of the new Thaxton Convenience Site, 1191 Thaxton School Road, Thaxton, VA.
  • Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Town Relations Ad Hoc Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm. The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss general matters of interest to the Town and County.


    Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Personnel Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the Nursing Home, Solid Waste, potential policy changes, and other pay-related matters.

Public Notice: Due to software training for certain Community Development staff, no building permits will be issued between 1:30 and 4:30 on Wednesday, June 26

 

 

 

 

You may download the application form in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. Print out the completed form and send it to us at the address below. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader  to read the file. Click HERE to download Acrobat Reader. It's free.


All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523


 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.

Emergency Medical Technician/Firefighter

  • Type:Varies
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Full Time $ 34,641; Part Time $ 16.65 / hour – Actual salary will depend on experience and certifications
  • Posted Date:09/12/2018

Department

Emergency Services / Fire and Rescue

Location

Various

Hours

12 and 24 hour Shifts

Description

Performs difficult protective services work in regard to emergency medical services and fire suppression; engages directly in providing basic life support and stabilization procedures at the scene of a medical emergency and during transport to medical facilities; engages directly in fire suppression activities and response to fire related incidents as required; does related EMS, Fire and emergency services work as required. Responsible to Incident Commander on scene and/or any Bedford County Fire & Rescue Officer.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements Include:

            Resume Required

  • Must possess education equivalent to graduation from high school

  • Possession of Virginia Emergency Medical Technician – Basic

  • CPR certification

  • NIMS – ICS 100, 200 & ICS 700 certification

  • EVOC certification

  • Minimum of 1 year pre-hospital experience

  • Virginia Department of Fire Programs Firefighter 1 and/or Firefighter II

  • Virginia Department of Fire Programs Hazardous Materials Operations certification

  • Must possess a valid Commonwealth of Virginia driver’s license with 5 years driving experience

  • Candidate must be a minimum of 21 years of age

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer referencesare required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Minimum Salary

Full Time $ 34,641; Part Time $ 16.65 / hour – Actual salary will depend on experience and certifications.

Apply

Online: https://www.bedfordcountyva.gov/jobs

In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

Resume is required along with application

Download
EMT Firefighter Job Description

Date Posted

9/12/2018

Deadline


Until position is filled

 

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