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Firefighter Paramedic

Firefighter/EMT (Basic or Paramedic)
Muscatine Fire Department - Muscatine, Iowa

Application Deadline:

Salary Information

44000 annual

Job Description

This is skilled fire fighter work performed as part of the Public safety operations of the City.  Work involves the performance of related emergency and non-emergency fire and medical duties in line with departmental operations, as well as maintenance of all fire fighting and medical equipment, building and grounds.  Work is performed according to departmental procedures and regulations and instructions received from a superior officer who supervises and evaluates work performed.  In the absence of a higher ranking officer, the fire fighter will begin operations according to standard fire fighting practices and departmental standard operating procedures.

Additional Information

Current Iowa EMT–PM or National Registry Paramedic certification.

If this level of certification has not yet been obtained candidate must be at or above the EMT-Basic Level and participating in coursework that will lead to one of these certifications. Applicants must state current certification and class information (including start and ending dates) in their application.

Muscatine will be utilizing the CPAT testing process for the physical agility test. Important information regarding this is available on the linked website. CPAT certification from a consortium city taken less than 12 months from our testing date will be accepted upon verification from the testing entity.

***Please be sure to visit the City’s website for information regarding the testing process!!!!!***

All information regarding the CPAT is available on the City ‘s website at http://www.muscatineiowa.gov/747/CPAT

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: Diploma or GED
  • Experience: None required

Stae of Iowa or National EMT-Paramedic OR an EMT and enrolled in a paramedic program.

Contact Informaton

Mike Hartman

Muscatine Fire Department
312 E 5th St.
Muscatine, Iowa 52761
phone: 563-263-9233

How to Apply

Applications are available online at http://www.muscatineiowa.gov/163/How-to-Apply and may be emailed to sromagnoli@muscatineiowa.gov or submitted by mail to 215 Sycamore Street, Muscatine, IA 52761. Application deadline is Friday, April 6, 2018. EEO/AA Employer

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