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Meriwether County Firefighter/Paramedic

Meriwether County Board of Commissioners

Posted: Jul. 30, 2018

End Date: Sep. 30, 2018

- Full Time 24/48 Shift – responsible for responding to emergency scenes to perform fire suppression, emergency medical services, rescue, hazardous material mitigation and assist with other emergency situations that may arise. The Paramedic performs various patient care activities in the pre-hospital setting, in accordance with all rules and regulations set forth by the GA State Department of Public Health.
Must have GA State Firefighter Certification or ability to complete certification process within one year of hire date. Must have GA State EMS License at level of Paramedic. Must possess or obtain the appropriate driver’s license class for department apparatus by the date of job assignment. Thorough understanding of Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Council rules and regulations. Knowledge of Emergency medical response procedures. Knowledge of the Meriwether County highways, roads and geography, Knowledge of computers, electronic devices and all job-related software. Must be 18 years of age and a High School graduate or equivalent. FT Permanent Position.