Fire District #1 of Leavenworth County is hiring Part-Time Firefighters. Those hired will assist in providing coverage between the hours of 7am and 7pm seven days a week, special events, weather events and other times as needed. Applicants filling these positions will be required to work a minimum of three shifts per month. The position requires skills and abilities in fire, EMS, prevention, public education and delivering a high level of customer service. A detailed job description is available on the District #1 website or requesting a copy by email at email@example.com.
Starting salary range: $11.29 - $12.47 an hour DOQ/E
The minimum requirements for Part-Time Firefighter are:
1. High school diploma or GED. 2. Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain an insurable driving record. 3. Kansas Certified Emergency Medical Responder required. Emergency Medical Technician Certification in the State of KS or National Registry preferred. 4. Kansas Firefighter I & II certification or equivalent (International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) or Pro Board) required and have satisfactory progress with the ongoing competencies and requirements of the equivalent of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Professional Firefighter Qualifications, NFPA 472 Hazardous Materials Competencies for the First Responder at the Operational Level. 5. Driver / Operator certification preferred or have the ability to obtain within one-year of employment. 6. Must have and maintain a current certification by an agency recognized by the State of Kansas in Healthcare Provider CPR/AED. 7. NIMS ICS certification to the ICS 200 along with IS 700 and 800.
The hiring process will include an interview process. If a conditional offer of employment is extended a medical physical, drug screening and pre-employment criminal background check will be completed.
Applications are available at Fire Station 1 located at 111 E. Kansas, Lansing, Kansas 66043 / on the link below or by Calling 913-727-5844.
Completed applications, current resume, list of five references with contact information and copies of all applicable certificates must be received at the email address listed above, mail, or hand delivered at Station 1 no later than February 13, 2019.