March 21, 2019
FIREFIGHTER-EMT & FIREFIGHTER-EMT-P - The Kearney Fire and Rescue Protection District is accepting applications for full-time Firefighter-EMT and/or Firefighter-Paramedic (EMT-P). We have one immediate opening and will establish an eligibility list for a minimum of the next 12 months or until the list is exhausted. Applicants must be eighteen years of age, high school graduate or equivalent, and possess a Missouri State Vehicle Operators License, Missouri State EMT or EMT-P License and be FFI & II certified. Applicant should be in good physical condition with no criminal history and reside within 30 minutes of the station within 6 months of hiring. Candidate will be required to perform normal firefighting activities, operation and working knowledge of fire, rescue and EMS vehicles and equipment including the care and transportation of patients. CPAT certification or completion of department physical abilities evaluation will be required by hire date. Interviews will be given to all applicants that meet the minimum qualifications. Applicants will be notified by mail of interview date and time. If hired a post offer medical exam and drug screen will be required. Current beginning salary for non-exempt shift work is estimated at $38,700 annually for FF-EMT and $44,616 for FF-EMT-P. Benefits include employee healthcare, MO LAGERS retirement, sick and vacation accrual. Application forms are available on our website: KearneyFire.org. or may be requested by mail at P.O. Box 341, Kearney, Missouri 64060 or by calling Administrative Assistant Rhonda Fort at (816) 628-4122. Return application with copies of your high school diploma or GED, certified official copy of Motor Vehicle Driving Record, current driver's license, EMT or EMT-P license, FFI and II certificates and birth certificate. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. April 11, 2019, incomplete applications will not be processed. EOE
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