|Job Title:||Engineer / Paramedic|
|Salary:||$28,495 - $39,330|
|Description:||The Town of Blowing Rock Fire & Rescue Department is now accepting applications for the full time position of Engineer / Paramedic assigned to a 24-hour shift work schedule. This employee performs service work in responding to emergencies including fire, rescue and medical incidents and attends training sessions and does other work as assigned. This employee is in the first line of contact with the public and will have highly developed customer service skills. The successful applicant will have a pleasant disposition and work well with others in a team environment. Must possess or be able to attain within 18 months and maintain required certifications including; NC Firefighter II, Technical Rescuer (TR or RT) and EMT-Paramedic Certifications. Successful applicant must currently have all NFPA 1403 live-burn classes,
EMT-Basic certification and appropriate valid NC driver ís license. Basic computer skills preferred as well as graduation from high school. The Town offers excellent benefits, including local government retirement, and pays the full cost of health, dental and life insurance for the employee. Salary range: $28,495 - $39,330. Actual salary will depend on qualifications and experience. This position is Non-Exempt. The Town of Blowing Rock is an equal opportunity employer. All offers of employment are subject to successful completion of a controlled substance screening and a medical examination.
Application may be picked up at Town Hall during regular office hours or viewed online at www.townofblowingrock.com. Deadline for applications extended until June 3rd, 2013 to: Kent Graham, Emergency Services Director, 1036 Main Street, P. O. Box 47, Blowing Rock, and NC 28605.