The Civil Service Commission for the City of Clarkston will be accepting completed applications until 5 pm on February 21, 2018 to test to establish an Eligibility List for paramedic/firefighter for the Clarkston Fire Department. THERE IS AN IMMEDIATE OPENING/HIRING. Salary range starting step $4,881, second step $5,126 and top step $5,375 per month. Application packets with letter of instructions and information about preference points may be picked up at City Hall, 829 5th Street, Clarkston, WA 99403 or they are available on the City of Clarkston’s web site. For more information call Civil Service Chief Examiner (509) 758-8039.
Clarkston Fire Department provides ALS transport services for residents and visitors within Clarkston, Washington, population 7,359. Clarkston sits at the confluence of the Snake River and Clearwater River, has easy access to The Blue Mountains in Washington and Craig Mountains in Idaho.
Clarkston’s Paramedic/firefighters responded to 1,969 ambulance calls and 213 fire responses in 2017. Local ambulance transports are to Tri State Memorial Hospital (a Level 4 Trauma Facility and Level 2 Cardiac and Stroke facility) in Clarkston and St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center (a Level 3 Trauma Center and Level 2 Cardiac and Stroke Center) in Lewiston, Idaho.
Each of the three shifts are comprised of a Captain Firefighter/Paramedic and three Firefighter/Paramedic/EMTs; working 24 hour shifts in a modified Detroit schedule. Reserve Firefighter/EMTs (part-time staff) are called upon to maintain the four person crew when full-time FF/Paramedics are gone on vacation or other type of leave. Firefighter/Paramedics are represented by IAFF Local 2299.
The Department will hire one full-time personnel (Paramedic/firefighter) and assign him/her to shifts as soon as possible after testing and background checks. This is an immediate hiring employment opportunity for a qualified candidate from the Civil Service list that will be established by testing March 9 & 10, 2018 as described in the attached announcement or on-line at www.clarkston-wa.com. An eligibility list will be established from this testing.
Applications must be received by Clarkston’s Civil Service Commission by Wednesday, February 21stth, 2018.
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