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The City of Lauderhill is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age or disability. The City of Lauderhill encourages all persons to apply for positions with our City. The job announcements for the City are advertised here on the web or each Sunday in the Fort Lauderdale SunSentinel or on the job-line at (954)730-4244.

If you are interested in any of the positions listed below except for the Police Officer position, please print the City of Lauderhill Employment Application.  For Police Officer positions, please print the City of Lauderhill Police Application.  For all positions, please complete and submit the application with all the necessary attachments to the Human Resources Department at City Hall, 5581 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill, FL 33313. 

If you need any further information, please contact the department at (954) 730-3090 or email us at hres@lauderhill-fl.gov. Applications are NOT to be sent via e-mail. We ONLY accept applications delivered in person or sent via post-mail.

NOTE: Incomplete applications will be automatically disqualified during the eligibility process. It is your responsibility to ensure that all the required attachments (e.g. High School diploma, College Degree certification, Driver’s License, Professional certification, etc.) are included. You will not be contacted to provide missing documentation or information after you submit your application. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of an application. If you determine that an area of the application does not apply to you, please mark this area “N/A”.

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Firefighter/Paramedic

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$56,477
  • Posted Date:03/20/2017

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
Under general supervision the purpose of this position is to protect life and property from fire or
fire related danger, provide emergency medical services, and operate/maintain fire vehicles and
apparatus. Employees in this classification perform skilled, protective work. Position is
responsible for extinguishing fires, rescuing persons and property from danger, operating fire
vehicles, and performing salvage and related follow-up work. Performs related work as
directed.
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE :
High school diploma or GED; or other certificate of competency.
*SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS*
1.State of Florida Firefighter Certificate
2.EVOC Certification
3.State of Florida Driver’s License
4.State of Florida EMT Certification (within 3 months of date of hire)
5.State of Florida Paramedic Certification
6.Current AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support Card (ACLS)
7.Valid Broward Fire Academy County-Wide Physical Ability Test or equivalent (includes swim test)
Closing date and time:
Open until filled

*It is the responsibility of the applicant to thoroughly complete the application for employment.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.*

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