Firefighter (Part-time)

  • CITY OF SAN LUIS, AZ
  • San Luis, Arizona
  • Dec 17, 2023
Part Time Fire and EMS
  • Salary: $16.62 Hourly USD Hourly
  • Salary Top: 16 USD Hourly

Job Description

ABOUT THE POSITION

  • Responds to fire, medical, and other emergency calls for assistance.
  • Extinguishes fires and conducts search and rescue operations.
  • Operates fire and rescue vehicles, equipment, and pumps.
  • Assesses medical needs, provides basic emergency medical care, and transports patients to the hospital.
  • Checks assigned apparatus for medical supplies and equipment and cleans and disinfects vehicle and equipment.
  • Performs operator-level inspection, servicing, fueling, and maintenance of assigned tools, equipment, and vehicles.
  • Conducts inspections of commercial/residential/industrial facilities for fire hazards and regulatory compliance.
  • Prepares routine, periodic, special reports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Performs general housekeeping of the fire station and surrounding grounds.
  • Conducts community education programs for fire prevention, safety, CPR, and First Aid.
  • Attends educational and physical training sessions.
  • Provides public assistance and performs special duties as required.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


IDEAL CANDIDATE

Posses the ability:
  • To withstand strenuous physical activity.
  • To regularly lift and/or move equipment and/or persons weighing up to 150 pounds.
  • To work individually or as a team player.
  • To work flexible schedules.
  • To read and write the English language.

Possess knowledge of:
  • Principles and practices of fire prevention and emergency response activities.
  • Relevant Federal/State/County/City codes, laws, and regulations related to fire/emergency protection and response and emergency medical services.
  • Emergency medical care and hazardous materials handling and cleanup.
  • Principles and practices of leadership.
  • Principles and practices of building construction.
  • Street names, topography, location, access, and hydrant locations.
  • Operation of fire engine, pumps, aerial ladders and fire equipment.
  • Computers and specialized hardware and software for preparing reports and maintaining records.

Possess skills in:
  • Thinking and acting quickly and effectively in emergencies and under stressful situations.
  • Managing emergency situations firmly, courteously, tactfully, and impartially.
  • Understanding and following written and oral instructions.
  • Preparing and maintaining records and reports.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others and interacting with the public.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Required:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Certified as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Firefighter I & II by the State of Arizona
  • A valid driver's license at the time of application and appointment must be maintained throughout employment.
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule.
  • 39-month MVD record without significant violations.
  • Residency in the United States and 25 miles from the City of San Luis.
Desired/Preferred:
  • Certified Emergency Paramedic and Hazardous Materials Certifications
  • Bilingual in Spanish
  • San Luis residency


SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION

The City of San Luis is committed to Professional Growth and Career Development -

Current employees may be given preferred consideration if they meet the position's minimum requirements.

Applications will be reviewed every Friday until filled.

Candidates deemed to have the most relevant backgrounds will be invited to participate in the interview/assessment process.


Part-Time position not eligible for benefits.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Base Pay

16

Job Address

San Luis, Arizona United States View Map