Fire Service Career Opportunities
Below you will find Career Opportunities throughout the Fire Service in the Commonwealth of Virginia. All listings will be posted for a maximum of 30 days unless a designated deadline is defined within the text.
- Medic - County of Spotsylvania Posted 11/03/2014
- Firefighter EMT - Township of Spring Fire Rescue Services Posted 10/30/2014
- EMT - Patient Transport Medic - Newport News / Gloucester / Williamsburg Posted 10/17/2014
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Medic - County of Spotsylvania
|Organization||County of Spotsylvania|
Performs emergency response work involving emergency medical care, emergency rescue, specialized rescue, and/or operating associated equipment and apparatus; trains in the methods and techniques of emergency response and use of equipment/apparatus; inspects and maintains equipment; performs various maintenance and custodial duties at the assigned station.
HS/GED; supplemented by vocational/technical training in emergency medical technician programs, one (1) year of advanced previous experience and/or emergency medical care training; or any equivalent combination of education/experience. Required to possess and maintain a valid CPR, EMT-Paramedic or EMT-Intermediate, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or equivalent certifications, and a valid driver’s license or recognized equivalent(s) with appropriate endorsement(s). Ability to successfully obtain and maintain International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) or Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) certifications within 12 months of employment. Additionally, ability to successfully obtain and maintain VDFP Firefighter I, Mayday Operations, and EVOC, if offered. Medic applicants are required to be indorsed to practice at the intermediate or paramedic level by their Operational Medical Director in accordance with the guidelines established by a FREM approved regional EMS Counsel within the Commonwealth of Virginia. Preference may be given to applicants with VDFP Firefighter I. Employee is eligible to receive an annual ALS stipend ($42,798) upon being released to practice as an ALS provider by the County.
The County subscribes to the current edition of National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) 1582 medical guidelines and applies these guidelines.
Applications must be completed on-line at www.spotsylvania.va.us
Firefighter EMT - Township of Spring Fire Rescue Services
|Organization||Township of Spring Fire Rescue Services|
|Salary Range||$41,583.36 BY IAFF CBA|
The Township of Spring is seeking applicants for the position of full-time Firefighter/EMT. TSFRS is a progressive and professional combination career-volunteer system providing skilled EMS, Fire Suppression, Haz-mat Response, Technical Rescue, Fire Code Enforcement, Fire Investigation and Public Education/info services. TSFRS promotes the values of compassion, integrity, respect, and service in everything we do. As a Township of Spring employee, you will enjoy competitive pay and an excellent and comprehensive benefits package.
To be considered, applicants MUST meet the following MINIMUM requirements:
• Candidates will also be required to be able to meet all job function requirements per NFPA 1582 (2013 Edition), including successful completion of a Candidate Physical Agility Test (CPAT) or provide certification of successful completion of CPAT from a licensed CPAT facility within the past 6 months.
Pat Brandenburg, Commissioner of Public Safety
EMT - Patient Transport Medic - Newport News / Gloucester / Williamsburg
|Title||EMT - Patient Transport Medic - Newport News / Gloucester / Williamsburg|
|Organization||Riverside Health System|
Riverside Health System is a major provider of health and quality of life services in Virginia, an area noted for its wealth of scenic, beaches, recreational, festival, cultural and educational opportunities. We have been a vibrant part of the communities we serve for nearly a century and are a National Employer of Choice for more than 9,500 team members. The people who make up the Riverside family are bound by the shared mission which is to care for others as we would care for those we love – to enhance their well-being and improve their health. Riverside was recently awarded the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association Health and Wellbeing Award. This award is in recognition of Riverside’s Employee Health and Wellbeing Initiatives. Come join the Riverside family where you too can make a difference in the lives of others. We are seeking dynamic Paramedic and Emergency Medical Technician professionals to join our team! Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia has been ranked as the top hospital on the Peninsula and # 2 in the Hampton Roads area by U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Hospitals ranking due to the skill and dedication of the physicians and nursing team members shown to every patient. For more information please visit www.riversideonline.com/rrmc.
The Patient Transport Medic at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia works under the supervision of the department manager and supervisor and the online medical director. Is responsible for providing quality care in transporting patients to/from Riverside Regional Medical Center or to/from other outlying facilities not requiring 911 assistance. In addition, must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to age of the patient served. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. Must also possess the ability to collect data reflective of the patient's status and assist with the interpretation of appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to age specific needs as describes in the departmental policy and procedure guide. Must be a confident leader who can accept the challenge and responsibility entailed. Must be able to function independently to high level of care within a structured environment that is constantly changing. HOURS: Full Time, Rotating Shifts Monday through Friday
EDUCATION: Successful completion of paramedic or EMT-I training course and maintains a Virginia or National Registry Certification. Education verification of High School Diploma or GED.
LICENSURE: EMT-I or Paramedic Virginia or National Registry Certification. Current valid driver's license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained employment. CPR Required. Emergency Vehicle Operations Certification required.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one year of field experience required.
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