Job Opening – Firefighter/EMT – Salina Fire Department

The Salina Fire Department is a Premier Fire Department in the State of Kansas with a fire based EMS system. We serve Salina, Saline County, and the North Central Region of Kansas from four stations with 90+ personnel. We average 9000+ alarms for service annually, including city fire suppression, city / county / regional emergency medical services, regional technical rescue, and regional hazmat response. The city offers a generous benefit package and competitive wages.

Duties: Responds to fire alarms and other emergency calls to protect life and property by combatting, extinguishing and preventing fires; gives basic life support care to sick or injured persons; participates in fire prevention programs, inspections, training activities, maintenance of fire and EMS equipment and stations.

Education: High school diploma or G.E.D.

Certification Requirements: National Registry or Kansas EMT certification and maintain certification; Current Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) within the prior year; Current written Fire Service Exam with a score of 70% or better within the prior two years; Firefighter 1 & 2 with Hazmat Operations certifications in the State of Kansas or equivalent International Fire Service Training Association with International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) or Pro Board Certification; NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800.

Requirements: Must be eighteen (18) years of age at time of appointment; must live within 40-minutes response time; must possess a valid Kansas Class B driver’s license or obtain within one year of appointment; must pass the City of Salina’s pre-employment physical and drug screening prior to final offer. Successful candidates are prohibited from smoking or using tobacco products at any time, on or off the job.

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Pay: $39,333 – 62,812 / yr.


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