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Firefighter/EMT

FIREFIGHTER/EMT

CITY OF HOLLAND

Full-time

The City of Holland Department of Public Safety (HDPS) is soliciting applications for Firefighter/EMTs.  The purpose of this effort is to develop a pool of qualified candidates that can be interviewed as needed to fill vacancies that may occur throughout the next year. These are a full-time positions assigned to a 24-hour shift schedule, including weekends and holidays.

Qualifications include extensive firefighter training, experience in an organized Fire department, above average driving skills and the ability to pass a physical agility test.  In addition, the candidate should possess an Associate Degree in Fire Science or related field, Michigan Firefighter II, Operations Level Hazardous Materials Certification and Basic EMT Licensure. This position will also require extensive involvement in fire prevention activities including public life safety education & inspections of public facilities.  HDPS is a nominally consolidated public safety department; employees may be requested to cross train in various capacities to meet the changing financial needs of the city.

Compensation for the position is $46,155 - $59,550 per year, including competitive pension and benefit package.  Qualified candidates should send resume with cover letter only, no later than Friday, April 25, 2014 to the address noted below.  Cover letters and resumes sent electronically will be refused.

City of Holland

270 S. River Ave.

Holland Michigan, 49423

Re: Firefighter/EMT

 

THE CITY OF HOLLAND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER