Duties of this full-time position include protecting life and property by engaging directly in firefighting, emergency care and fire prevention. Maintains fire/EMS equipment, apparatus and facilities. Work may involve considerable physical exertion and hazards to health and safety. Will be trained to participate in firefighting duties in rotation with EMS duties .
Must possess Kansas Emergency Medical Technician license and CPR certification at time of employment. Candidates must possess a high school diploma/acceptable equivalent and a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record as determined by the employer.
The successful applicant must pass post-offer, pre-employment drug/alcohol screens along with physical capacity profile and background checks.
Firefighter/EMTs work 24 hour shifts and are paid on an hourly, FLSA 7(k) exemption basis. Annualized compensation estimate does not include Overtime and Premium Pay.
The City of Arkansas City provides an excellent benefits package including family health and dental insurance, life insurance and KP&F retirement benefits. Please apply at arkcity.org or governmentjobs.com
Applications accepted until position is filled. EOE/ADA