Are you looking for an exciting career in vibrant and supportive community?
KENNEDALE FIRE IS NOW HIRING CERTIFIED FIREFIGHTERS & PARAMEDICS!
The Kennedale Fire Department is offering the right candidates an opportunity to be a part of our team!
↣ STARTNG PAY FOR CERTIFIED FIREFIGHTERS/PARAMEDICS IS $60,500!↤
STARTING SALARY FOR RECRUIT FIREFIGHTERS (FIREFIGHTER/EMT B or PARAMEDIC only) is $49,500 at time of hire but increases to $60,500 after successfully completing training!
In addition to a generous starting salary, KFD offers a very competitive 9-Step Pay Plan:
Additional Benefits Include:
48/96- Hour Work Schedule
Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) with a City Match of 2:1
Applicants possessing one of the following sets of credentials are eligible to apply:
Texas Commission on Fire Protection Certified Firefighter and National Registry or Texas Department of State Health Services Paramedic, or
National Registry and/or Texas Department of Health Paramedic certification, or
Texas Commission on Fire Protection Certified Firefighter and National Registry or Texas Department of State Health Services EMT Basic
If you are an out of state applicant, please use the following link to see if you meet the State of Texas requirements: https://www.tcfp.texas.gov/services/transferringto-texas
If you are ready to apply, the following outlines the process and the next steps that need to be completed:
Complete a Job Interest Card including your resume and certificates at http://www.cityofkennedale.com/743/Employment-Opportunities
If you are selected for an interview, a Personal History Packet will be sent to you
After successfully completing the Personal History Packet, you will be scheduled for a Panel Interview
The Physical Agility Test will be offered after the Panel Interview
NOTE: We will accept a PAT certification from Tarrant County College that is within 6 months of applying)