POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT
The City of Rocky Ford Fire Department in conjunction with
Rocky Ford Emergency Services has the following position(s) open

FIRE ENGINEER / EMT / DISPATCHER
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 15, 2001

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
Dispatches for several police, fire, & ambulance organizations, answers phones including E-911, operates CCIC/NCIC crime computer. Responds to medical emergencies, initiates patient care, treats patient in accordance to local policy & procedures, transports patients via ambulance to medical facility, writes patient care reports, communicates with E.R. staff. Responds to fires, may work within any position of the incident command system, or as directed by chief, work with volunteer firefighters/EMT’s. Attends regular scheduled fire & EMS training as well as specialty training, assists in fire & EMS training. Conducts general station and apparatus maintenance, performs building inspections, other duties as assigned by chief.

WORK SCHEDULE:
Works rotating 12-hour shifts with on-call time during work rotation, total of approximately 15 workdays per month. This is a Full-Time Permanent position.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Have high school diploma or GED, have valid Colorado drivers license, or able to obtain with limited moving traffic violations, NO felony convictions, prefer Colorado state Firefighter I certification or equivalent, Colorado EMT certification or equivalent EMT-Intermediate & EMT-Paramedic will receive preference points. Applicants must be computer literate, strong communication skills, and able to interact with community. Must pass written test, physical agility, & oral interview.

BENEFITS:
Health insurance after 30 days, dental is optional, paid vacation, sick days, floating holidays, double time for holidays worked, comp time, & uniforms/equipment provided.

CONTACT:
Rocky Ford Job Service Center
(719) 254-3396
OR
Rocky Ford Fire & Emergency Services Dept.
(719) 254-3321 ask for Chief O’leary or
Scott Rose
RESUME’S CAN BE FAXED TO (719) 254-6324