ALS Technician/Firefighter

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Starting Salary: $38,121.00 + ALS Incentive Pay
Pay Grade: 207
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Employment Classification: Full-Time Benefited

The ALS Technician/Firefighter is a newly created position in the City of Williamsburg. The position was created to enhance the capabilities of the Fire Department by staffing multiple medic units in addition to the city’s fire suppression fleet. The position also provides opportunities to emergency medical professionals who are seeking an EMS focused career in the fire service. Our ALS Technician/Firefighters will have the opportunity to specialize in the delivery of pre-hospital care while also assisting in fire ground operations.

Qualifications & Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess a valid Virginia driver's license and have an acceptable driving record based upon city criteria
  • Must successfully obtain Firefighter 1 and Hazardous Materials Operations certifications
  • Must possess and maintain advanced life support certifications and other EMS certifications as required

Applicants must possess a Virginia or Nationally Registered EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic certification at the time of hire.

Please read the ALS Technician/Firefighter Job Description here.

View employee benefits here.

Take a look at the proposed schedule:
2017 ALS Technician Shift Calendar


Take a look at some Frequently Asked Questions regarding the position.

Please contact the Williamsburg Fire Department (757) 220-6220for more information about the position.  For questions regarding the application or to turn in an application, visit the City Manager's Office at 401 Lafayette Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185 or call (757) 220-6105.