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Firefighter EMT
East Jefferson Fire Rescue will be creating an eligibility list for entry-level and lateral firefighter/EMT in February of 2023. All interested applicants shall submit a letter of intent, application and resume to the Fire Chief via email; HumanResources@ejfr.org, before end of business day (EOBD) on February 6, 2023. Applications available for download at bit.ly/EJFREmployment.

Starting salary for an entry-level FF/EMT is $61,232.11. Top step salary of $102,053.52 is reached after four years of employment. Benefits include the LEOFF 2 Retirement program, employer contribution to deferred compensation, employee healthcare, 85% dependent healthcare, sick leave, vacation and longevity pay.
At the Fire Chief’s discretion, a well qualified candidate may be considered for a higher pay step if they possess a combination of attributes, including: time in the profession, education, rele­vant certifications, instructor credentials, etc.

Position: Firefighter EMT
Organization: East Jefferson Fire Rescue
Location: Port Townsend,  WA 
United States
Salary: 61,000 - 102,000
Posting Start Date: 1/6/2023
Date Posted: 1/6/2023
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Possess and maintain a valid Washington State Driver’s License and must be insurable.
  • Certification as a Washington State EMT or Paramedic
  • IFSAC FFI & Hazmat Operations Certification
  • A successful CPAT or equivalent physical agility test must occur within 180 days of written exam or prior to employment.
  • Ability to meet any other criteria as established by the Board of Commissioners – reference Job Description #0001 Career Firefighter/EMT
  • Lateral Candidates will be currently employed as a Firefight­er/EMT outside of probationary status.
Required qualifications must be satisfied at time of hire.
Status: This listing expires on: 4/6/2023
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East Jefferson Fire Rescue

Port Townsend,  WA 98368
United States
(360) 385-2626
Emily Stewart

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