The Village of Archbold is accepting applications through May 25, 2018 for the position of Full-time Firefighter/Paramedic. This position is responsible for the suppression, prevention and emergency medical service for the protection of life and property.
Candidates that meet the following minimum qualifications will be permitted to continue through the selection process: 1)Applicants must be certified by the State of Ohio as a Paramedic and Firefighter I at the time of application and appointment. Copies of Paramedic Certification and Firefighter I must be provided at the time of application. 2)Applicants must possess ACLS certification and a Healthcare Provider certification 3)Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and one to three months of related experience or equivalent. 4)Within 24 months of appointment must obtain Firefighter II certification.
Please provide a copy of your Resume, a Cover Letter, Archbold Application Form, a list of (3) Professional Reference and your State of Ohio Paramedic Certificate as well as your Firefighter I Certificate to Donna Dettling by May 25, 2018. Mail items to P.O. Box 406, Archbold, Ohio 43502 or you may scan and email (pdf format only) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates that meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted to sit for a written test. The written test will consist of 85 Paramedic skill-based questions and 15 Firefighter skill-based questions. Candidates will be given 2 hours to complete the 100 multiple choice questions. Test questions were compiled from two sources: EMS-Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC. Emergency Care in the Streets Instructional Materials Copyright 2013. Fire-IFSTA Essentials of Fire Fighting 6th Edition Instructional Materials Copyright 2013. Only those Candidates that achieve a 70% or better on the written test will be considered for an interview
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