Firefighter/EMT Basic, Intermediate or Paramedic
The Town of Silver City is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/EMT-B, EMT-I or Paramedic.
Responsibilities and duties include: responding to both emergency/non-emergency calls related to fire, EMS or other situations as needed.
Requirements include: current CPR certification; NM State EMT-Basic Certification is required, NM State EMT-Intermediate or NREMT Paramedic preferred; NM State EMT-I within one year of hire or when class is available if hired as a Basic; NM Class D Drivers License, ability to obtain Operator Class E License within three months; favorable police background check; Firefighter I and S-130/190 certification within one year of hire; high school diploma or equivalent; one year experience in fire suppression and fire prevention, preferred; must be able to pass pre-employment physical exam, medical standards, physical ability test and random drug tests; skill to operate fire equipment and apparatus; must work 24 hour shifts, weekends and holidays; and maintain standard of confidentiality.
Employment Application Form
Submit application along with certifications, proof of high school diploma or equivalent and valid NM Class D driverís license to the Personnel Office, Town of Silver City, 101 W. Broadway, Silver City, NM 88061 or mail to P.O. Box 1188, Silver City, NM, 88062. The position is open until filled. The Town of Silver Cityís application, hiring policy and complete position description are available at City Hall or townofsilvercity.org.