The City of Great Bend has full-time FF/EMS openings. If you have been searching for a rewarding, hands-on career, now is the time to apply! This position responds to emergency situations including fires, persons trapped, hazardous conditions, and medical emergencies. This position will also inspect equipment daily, conduct safety training for the community, inspects fire hydrants, and completes all necessary training.
After completion of the training period, this position will work 24-hour shifts. Weekend and holiday work is required. Firefighters are expected to respond to major emergency calls when off duty.
Aptitude, physical agility and background investigations will be conducted and, after the interview process for qualified candidates, job offers will be contingent on pre-employment physical ability testing and drug screening.
The requirements of the position are as follows: Valid Kansas driver's license, high school diploma or GED is required and as well as training as an EMT, Paramedic and/or Fire Science. The ideal candidate will have the ability to read and interpret written instructions and have strong communication skills.
This position requires Firefighter I and EMT certifications. The City of Great Bend offers competitive pay and an excellent package of employee benefits.
You may apply at: www.greatbendks.net
You may contact our Human Resource Director by calling 620-793-4111 or you may email firstname.lastname@example.org for further questions.