Firefighter/Paramedic – Kitimat – 2022

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Kitimat Fire & Ambulance Service
Published
September 27, 2022
Location
1101 Kingfisher Ave., Kitimat, Canada
Category
Job Type
Closes
October 28, 2022
Salary
As per collective agreement
Work Hours
42 hours per week

Description

As a Firefighter/Paramedic, your primary functions are fire/rescue, pre-hospital emergency medical care, inspection/fire prevention and daily maintenance of the fire hall and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must possess the following minimum requirements:
• Secondary School Graduation
• Primary Care Paramedic standard or higher
• NFPA 1001 Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualification Level I & II
• BC Class 3 & 4 Driver's License with Air Brake Endorsement
• Ability to obtain Security Clearance and Police Information and Vulnerable Sector Check

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to those candidates with the following:

• Work experience related to firefighting and/or pre-hospital care

• Post-secondary education

• IV endorsement

Additional Information

The Recruitment Weekend takes place over 4 consecutive days (just one trip to Kitimat) and includes the following:

• Interview

• Physical Fitness (medical exam, fitness and agility test)

• Aptitude Test (mechanical and paramedic)

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