Description :

Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $42,074.24
Paramedic Add Pay: $4.45 per hour.
The City of Leesburg is recruiting candidates for the position of Firefighter. All candidates must successfully take and pass the Fire Team and Candidate Physical Ability Test(CPAT) test through the National Testing Network.  Selected candidates will be notified by the Fire Department based upon Fire Department criteria and subsequently invited to move forward in the process, which will consist of an oral interview and the completion of a City of Leesburg job application. Selected candidate(s) must be able to pass a medical evaluation, criminal background and driving record check post-job offer.  Preference will be given to candidates with Firefighter II, State of Florida or National Registered Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic certifications with a medical clearance as a Paramedic by the Lake Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Medical Director.  Candidates wishing employment MUST NOT contact the City of Leesburg Human Resource Department or the Fire Department until they are notified of being selected to move forward in the process.  Applicants must successfully obtain all required certifications and be cleared as a Paramedic by the Lake County Medical Director within the first year of employment. Position requires a State of Florida Firefighter II certification, State of Florida or Nationally Registered EMT.



Deadline for Applying : Open until filled