City Of Tampa

Department of Human Resources

 

PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY

APPLY AT: City of Tampa
Employment Services
    City Hall, 2nd Floor, corner of
    Kennedy Blvd. and Florida Avenue
MAILING ADDRESS:
    306 E. Jackson St., Tampa, FL 33602
HOURS: 8 AM – 5 PM, Mon. thru Fri.
TELEPHONE: …813/274-8911
    “Job News” Line…274-8115
FAX: 813/274-8913
WEBSITE: www.ci.tampa.fl.us/.
    Equal Opportunity Employer-F/M/H/V
9/17/2013

Paramedic
FLSA: Hourly

(007051)
SALARY RANGE:
(F04) $18.48 - $30.29 an hour     $46,126.08 - $75,603.84 a year


NATURE OF WORK: Performs a variety of responsible firefighting and rescue tasks, which include driving and maintaining emergency equipment. Irrespective of rescue assignment, employees must maintain their combat firefighting readiness as they are subject to deployment in that capacity. Is responsible for the maintenance of drugs and equipment including inventory of stocks. Performs CPR and other emergency medical procedures; takes individuals’ vital signs. Maintains records and submits reports as required. Work is usually performed on a twenty-four-hour shift, including weekends and holidays.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Eligibility to Take Exam: Current employment with Tampa Fire Rescue in a sworn capacity.
  • Eligibility For Promotion: One (1) year of employment with Tampa Fire Rescue in a sworn capacity. Approval by the Tampa Fire Rescue Medical Director.

    LICENSES/CERTIFICATES:

  • Current State of Florida, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services certification as a Paramedic.
  • Possession of a valid Florida driver’s license.



    SOURCE MATERIALS FOR EXAM: Test will be drawn from the following resource materials:
  • Current Collective Bargaining Agreement
  • TFR Daily Station Lesson Plans
  • Standard Operating Guidelines
  • Rules and Regulations



    EXAMINATION:

  • Written - 100%
  • Education and Seniority points added after a grade of 60% is obtained.



    EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS, COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS AND CERTIFICATION DOCUMENTATION MUST BE RECEIVED BY HUMAN RESOURCES NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 31, 2013.

    EXAMINATION DATE: January 22, 2014

    9-17-13; updated 10-17-13(007051)

    Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date. Applications received or postmarked after 10/31/2013 will not be processed.

    This office reserves the right not to consider those applications that have incomplete information, or that are received without necessary transcripts, certificates, licenses, or other required documents.