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Agency: Gwinnett County FD (Open until filled)
Location:
Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County, GA [View Map]
Position: FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC TRAINEE
Final Filing Date: Jul 5, 2017
Salary: $34,246 - $39,633 per year
Requirements: The starting salary for this position is $34,246 annually. Upon successful completion of Firefighter/Paramedic Trainee Recruit Class, and after obtaining all required Fire certifications as well as National Registry and State of Georgia Paramedic certifications, the annual salary will increase to $39,633 annually.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services provides emergency medical services and fire protection to the citizens of Gwinnett County. The Department's mission is to save lives and protect property and we have a prestigious history of doing this with many significant accomplishments. As a valued member of our team, you will perform emergency medical treatment at the Paramedic level, life rescue and fire suppression, and safety education to the public.

This job is a safety sensitive position that will require a pre-employment drug test and subsequent random drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Gwinnett County Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace. Qualified applicants must pass a comprehensive background investigation.

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MAY RECEIVE E-MAILS THROUGHOUT THE APPLICATION AND BACKGROUND PROCESS FOR THIS POSITION. MAKE SURE YOU CAN RECEIVE E-MAILS FROM:

FireRecruiting@gwinnettcounty.com

AND CHECK YOUR SPAM/JUNK MAIL BOX.

(THIS E-MAIL ADDRESS CANNOT ACCEPT INCOMING E-MAILS SO YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO REPLY TO THIS ADDRESS.)

The Grade for this position is FF213.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma, or G.E.D.;
Valid Driver's License;
Must be at least 18 years of age;
All applicants must submit one of the following:

Current National Registry (NR) or State of Georgia EMT Basic, Intermediate or Advanced certifications, OR
Any associates degree or higher from an accredited college, OR
SAT (minimum score: Verbal/Critical Reading - 430, Math - 400)*, OR
ACT (minimum score: English - 17, Math - 17, Reading - 15)*, OR
ASSET (minimum score: Reading - 38, Writing - 38, Math - 38)* OR
COMPASS (minimum score: Reading - 70, Writing - 38, Algebra or Pre-Algebra - 37)*
ACCUPLACER (minimum score: Reading Comprehension - 55, Sentence Skills - 60, Arithmetic - 34)*
*Tests must have been taken within the past 5 years.

****You must be prepared to attach certification, test scores, or copy of degree to application. You will not be able to complete the application without the attached documentation listed above.****
Immediate Openings:
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Dept. Type : Paid
Population: 842,046
Number of Personnel: 847 (30 Stations)
To Apply: Apply ASAP. May close at any time. Contact Gwinnett County Human Resources, 75 Langley Dr, Lawrenceville, GA 30045-6900 (770)822-7915, or see web site below. Visit our website at: www.gwinnettcountyjobs.com. It is the policy of Gwinnett County to provide equal employment opportunities with regard to all terms and conditions of employment and to base employment decisions on job related qualifications of the applicants or the employee.
F.D. / City Web Site: agency.governmentjobs.com/gwinnett/default.cfm
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