Fireman extinguishes a fire

"“The purpose of this position is to provide fire suppression and emergency medical service along with fire prevention, hazardous materials response/mitigation, public education, and problem-solving."

The city of Tolleson is recruiting to fill a vacancy for a firefighter paramedic position.

According to the job description:

“The purpose of this position is to provide fire suppression and emergency medical service along with fire prevention, hazardous materials response/mitigation, public education, and problem-solving.This is accomplished by providing maintenance of the Fire Department equipment; performing emergency medical services; conducting fire suppression and related services; participating in training; providing community and customer service; and performing various administrative functions.”

The salary is listed as $48,598.15.

For this job, you have to be in top shape: “Other duties include maintaining strength and cardiovascular health via physical conditioning and exercise; attending staff meetings; interacting with citizens and other departments and agencies; conducting hydrant test flow and inspection and service records; performing life safety inspections; and maintaining proper records.”

Candidates are required to have a current Arizona Paramedic Certification and  Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) certificate.

For more information, visit tollesonaz.applicantpro.com/jobs.