city of kingman - Kingman, Arizona
Sep 2, 2021
- Application Deadline:
- Dec 31, 2021
- Entry Level:
- $14.00 hourly
Are you looking for an exciting, challenging part-time career and using your abilities to serve our community? The City of Kingman has the perfect opportunity for you! The City of Kingman Fire Department is accepting applications from dedicated team oriented individuals to fill current vacancies and establish a hiring register for the Firefighter-Part Time position. Join our team where exciting new events are taking place! Hire in rate- $14.00/hr (AZ CEP-$15.50/hr )
This is a part time position. Personnel will be scheduled or called in to provide minimum staffing levels. Duties will include protecting life and property through emergency incident intervention; performing fire suppression and fire prevention duties, and providing basic life support emergency medical care is given at a minimum of the Basic EMT Level in the pre-hospital setting to assist victims of illness or injury. Works in support of a 24/7 operational environment and is subject to call in/call back to support the operational needs of the department. Candidates should possess the abilities to establish and maintain effective working relationships with department members; apply principles, practices and methods of current fire fighting techniques; effectively learn how to operate and maintain assigned fire department equipment; meet such physical requirements as established by a competent medical authority.
*Must complete requirements as outlined below.
1) Complete on-line application materials.
2) Attach professional resume with on-line application materials.
3) This position requires FireTEAM and a valid NTN CPAT through National Test Network (NTN). Only a CPAT (Candidate Physical Abilities Test) from an NTN location will be accepted. All testing must be completed in order for application packet to be reviewed. Go to www.nationaltestingnetwork.com, select Fire and sign up for the Kingman Fire Department.
What to expect at the ++www.nationaltestingnetwork.com++ website:
· Detailed information about the testing process for both the entry level test and CPAT testing.
· Opportunity to take online practice tests at www.fireteamtest.com.
· Schedule your own convenient test time. Tests are offered multiple times a week, including Saturdays.
· Take high quality job simulation tests in a standardized, fair testing environment.
Upon completion of the entry level exam and CPAT testing, all candidate scores are automatically forwarded to the Kingman Fire Department. Candidates who attain a passing score on both the entry level exam and the physical abilities test will be placed on the eligibility list to be provided by NTN. Kingman Fire Department may contact candidates on the NTN list and may invite them to continue to participate in other stages of the department 's selection process.
Review of applications and NTN eligibility list will be reviewed by Kingman Fire Department throughout the fiscal year. Based on results of review, candidates may be invited to participate in other stages of department's selection process as needed to fill department vacancies or to establish a hiring register.
Work is performed in accordance with standard operating procedures and direction from the Company Officer either directly or through the assigned fire engineer. The Company Officer reviews work through performance reviews and conferences.
Occasionally when temporarily assigned to functions requiring a supervisory component in the line of emergency operations. Direction to other firefighters and part time firefighters may occur at calls for service.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduate from high school or GED;
Arizona State Certification at a minimum of EMT Basic Level; Certified Paramedic preferred.
Course work showing educational requirements meeting NFPA 1001.
Possession of valid Arizona Driver's License;
Certification as an EMT at a minimum of Basic Level in the state of Arizona;
Arizona State Certification at the Firefighter II Level or equivalent;
Ability to read and write the English language.
May be required to be a Certified Emergency Paramedic.
May be required to be a Certified Hazardous Materials Technician.
Considerable contact with the general public and other first responders in the field or fire station setting.
Regular contact with other public safety and pre-hospital providers.
Occasional contact with other city employees.
COMMITMENT TO SAFETY AND WELLNESS
It is the policy of the City of Kingman to ensure a safe, healthful workplace for all its employees. It requires that every person in the organization assumes the responsibility of individual and organizational safety. Injury and illness losses from incidents are costly and preventable. The City of Kingman will employ an effective accident and illness prevention program and a comprehensive wellness program that involves all its employees in the effort to eliminate workplace hazards and promote employee health and wellness. All employees are expected and encouraged to participate in safety and wellness program activities including the following: reporting hazards, unsafe work practices and accidents immediately to their supervisors or a safety committee representative; wearing required personal protective equipment; and participating in and supporting safety committee activities.
The work environment characteristics attached to the job description are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Age: n/a
- Education: Arizona State Certification
- Experience: Arizona State Certification
How to Apply