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Advanced Life Support/Firefighter

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$ 39,505 – Actual salary will depend on experience and certifications
  • Posted Date:04/16/2020

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 advanced 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:

  • Must possess education equivalent to graduation from high school

  • Possession of Virginia Emergency Medical Technician – Intermediate or Paramedic

  • CPR certification

  • ACLS, PALS/PEEP

  • 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 references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Minimum Salary

Full Time $ 39,505; Part Time $18.99 / 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

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Date Posted

4/16/2020

Deadline

Until position is filled

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