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Firefighter 1/Paramedic

Habersham County Board of Commissioners

Posted: Jul. 26, 2018

End Date: Aug. 15, 2018


Major Duties
 
This position is responsible for protecting lives and property endangered by fires and other emergency situations.  This position is also responsible for providing a high level of pre-hospital advanced emergency medical care to sick and injured patients of all ages at the scene, while in route and at the emergency department as needed.
 
Minimum Qualifications:
 
  • Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
  • Ability to meet current requirements set forth by the National Fire Protection Association and the Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Act.
  • Paramedic Certification required.
  • Current Paramedic registration in the State of Georgia.
  • Current CPR, ACLS, and NIMS compliant.                   
 
Habersham County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
To Apply: All applicants must complete a Habersham County Fire Department Employment Application which can be downloaded from our website www.habershamga.com and emailed to applications@habershamga.com.  You may also submit your application to the Human Resources Department, Administration Building (Located on the 1st floor in the Old Courthouse), 555 Monroe Street, Clarkesville, GA 30523.   For more information please call (706) 839-0214.