PARAMEDIC/EMT/FIREFIGHTER – City of West Memphis FIRE DEPARTMENT
he City of West Memphis is seeking Paramedics/Firefighter’s and EMT/Firefighter’s. These are full time positions with benefits. When working as EMT’s and Paramedics they provide outstanding 911 and ambulance transportation services to the surrounding area, and when working as Firefighters they respond to emergency situations and primarily protect people, the environment and property from all types of accident and emergencies. They work closely with the local community to increase their level of fire safety awareness in order to help prevent fires and accidents occurring in the first place.
Education, Experience and Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must meet the minimum requirements:
High School Diploma or GED
Possess a valid Driver’s license with a clean driving record
Must be 18 years of age and pass a drug screen, background check, physical, psychological evaluation, and agility test.
Paramedics and EMT’s must also meet Arkansas State Certification requirements within a determined amount of time from the date of hire.