The Wellington Fire & EMS Department is accepting applications for Firefighter/EMT or Firefighter/Paramedic position. Applicants must be currently certified as a Kansas EMT or will be certified as a paramedic by July 2017. Applicants must be an IFSAC or Pro Board certified Firefighter I or the ability to obtain that certification within 12 months. Interviews and physical ability test will be scheduled shortly after the application deadline. Starting base salary for a Firefighter/EMT is $33,476, and Firefighter/Paramedic is $40,576. There is a salary step increase after 6 months based on evaluation.
Wellington Fire & EMS employs 20 full time personnel. The department responds on an average to 1400 EMS calls and 1200 fire calls annually. Staff work 24 hour shifts and must reside within 15 miles of the fire station within 6 months.
The City of Wellington offers KP& F retirement, 10 paid holidays, vacation, Christmas savings plan, sick time incentive, health/dental insurance and ample opportunities for overtime.
Apply and review the City of Wellington Firefighter/EMT or Firefighter/Paramedic position requirements at http://www.hrepartners.com Application deadline is January 27, 2017 at 5:00 PM
Contact Tim Hay at 620 326-7443 with any questions concerning this position.