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Taylor Mill Fire Department Now Accepting Applications

Position Title:  Part Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Application Deadline: September 9, 2016 by no later than 5 p.m.

Possible Schedule:

·         12 hours every 3rd, 6th, or 9th

·          24 hours every sixth day

·          96 hours Maximum per Month

Minimum Position Qualifications

·         High School Diploma or Equivalency

·         Valid Driver’s License

·         400-Hour Kentucky Firefighter Certificate or Firefighter I&II or Equivalent Certification approved by the Kentucky Fire Commission

·         Kentucky or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic Certification

·         Valid ACLS, CPR, and PALS Certification

Examples of Work

·         Respond to emergency incidents, enter burning buildings with hose lines, operate nozzles and extinguish fires as directed.

·         Operate hand fire extinguishers, fog nozzles and similar equipment in extinguishing fires; raise, lower, and climb ladders; ventilate burning buildings.

·         Perform salvage operations such as throwing covers, evacuating water, removing debris and performing general cleanup at fire scenes.

·         Rescue persons from danger and administer medical aid as necessary.

·         Respond to emergency medical care calls as assigned to assist sick or injured people and treat them according to BLS or ALS guidelines.

·         Attend training sessions to learn firefighting strategies and tactics, equipment operation, medical aid, and street and hydrant locations.

·         Perform routine housekeeping and maintenance duties for the Department and City.

Applications may be obtained from the Fire Department: Monday – Friday 9am -5pm.

All applications, certificates and resumes should be submitted to the Taylor Mill Fire/EMS Department:

Attention: Chief Stager

5231 Taylor Mill Road, Taylor Mill, Kentucky 41015