Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $37,396.32
Paramedic Add Pay: $2.65 per hour.
Posted Date: 03/15/2019

The City of Leesburg is recruiting candidates for the position of Firefighter. All candidates must successfully take and pass the Fire Team and CPAT test through the National Testing Network prior to the May 31, 2019 deadline date.  Selected candidates will be notified by the Fire Department based upon Fire Department criteria and subsequently invited to move forward in the process, which will consist of an oral interview and the completion of a City of Leesburg job application. Selected candidate(s) must be able to pass a medical evaluation, criminal background and driving record check post-job offer.  Preference will be given to candidates with Firefighter II, State of Florida or National Registered Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic certifications with a medical clearance as a Paramedic by the Lake EMS Medical Director.  Candidates wishing employment MUST not contact the City of Leesburg Human Resource Department or the Fire Department until they are notified of being selected to move forward in the process.  Applicants must successfully obtain all required certifications and be cleared as a Paramedic by the Lake County Medical Director within the first year of employment. Position requires a State of Florida Firefighter II certification, State of Florida or Nationally Registered EMT.

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 To schedule a test date with the National Testing Network please go to the web address  below, for any questions or problems with scheduling a test date you must contact the National Testing Network directly not the City of Leesburg.