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EMT Basic

Mt. Morris Fire Protection District Mount Morris, IL

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $38,236 to $44,126 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Closing Date: September 18, 2021

Position: Shift EMT-Basic/EMT-Paramedic

Department: Mt. Morris Fire Protection District

Location: 15 E. Center St., Mt. Morris, IL 61054

Grade Level: Minimum of an EMT-B, EMT-P allowed

Qualifications: Applicants must be high school graduates or the recipient of a GED or equivalence diploma. Possess a valid State of Illinois driver’s license; State of Illinois Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) or State of Illinois Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic (EMT-P). Must be in good standing with your current EMS region. Must be current in all applicable card courses. (CPR, PHTLS, PALS, ACLS or equivalent) Employees must reside within the Mt. Morris Fire Protection District within six (6) months from date of hire.

Compensation: Base EMT-B salary is $38,236.00 plus overtime, Base Paramedic salary $44,126.00 plus overtime and benefits. Benefits of paid vacation, holiday pay, health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance as well as a matching 457 retirement plan.

Job Duties: Shifts are 24 hours on and 48 hours off. Full-time Employees are required to be at the station for their scheduled hours. As an EMT-B/EMT-P you will be actively involved in patient care. There are daily, weekly and monthly station chores that are to be completed on their assigned days. The Mt. Morris Fire Protection District operates two ALS Ambulances, but only staffs one of them 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The second ambulance is used for back up calls and non-emergency transfers. Full-time Employees are required to cover 120 hours of back up ambulance coverage each month. You are not required to be at the station during these hours. You will be paid a $2,100 annual back up stipend plus your hourly wage for calls that you take on the back up ambulance. Full-time Employees are required to move into the Mt. Morris Fire Protection District within six months of hire date.

The Mt. Morris Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Mt. Morris Fire Protection District

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15 E. Center St.

Mount Morris, IL
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