The City of Napoleon is accepting applications beginning Monday, March 4, 2013 thru Friday, March 29, 2013 for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. This position is responsible for fire suppression, prevention, and emergency medical service for the protection of life and property. Approximate pay range: $38,324.00 to $50,754.00 per year. Applicant must meet the following requirements: 18 years of age at the time of application, high school graduate or equivalent, certified by the State of Ohio as a Basic Ohio Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Paramedic at time of appointment, and pass the written exam and physical agility test.
Applicant must also become certified as an Ohio Firefighter II within one (1) year of appointment. Applications may be secured beginning Monday, March 4, 2013 from the City of Napoleon’s Administration Building, 255 West Riverview Avenue, Napoleon, Ohio 43545, between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday or downloaded from the City of Napoleon’s Website,www.napoleonohio.comand click Administration. A properly completed notarized application must be returned by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2013 to the above address to the attention of the Civil Service Commission c/o Sheryl Rathge with a copy of a high school diploma/GED and a State of Ohio EMT and Paramedic Certificates if applicant has these although not necessary until appointment. For additional scoring credit applicant must also submit a copy of an Ohio Firefighter II Certification, DD214, and/or transcripts verifying anAssociate degree or higher from an accredited college or university with your application.
Testing date for the written exam will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. at the Napoleon Fire Department, 265 West Riverview, Napoleon, Ohio 43545. The physical agility test will be administered that same day to applicants passing the written exam. Study guides for this entry level exam (FF-EL 101) can be purchased from the test supplier, IPMA-HR at their website, www.ipma-hr.orgat a cost of $20.00 + postage.
The City of Napoleon is an Equal Opportunity Employer