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                    Firefighter Paramedic Testing

Arvada Fire Protection District is holding a testing process for Firefighter Paramedics. The Assessment Center will be the week of March 30, 2020 with interviews the week of April 20, 2020. Successful candidates will start Fire Academy August 3, 2020.

2020 Salary and Benefits
  • Firefighter Paramedic 1st Year Annual Salary $67,645
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, retirement health savings account, voluntary FSA
  • FPPA pension plan
  • Long term disability, life insurance, AD&D
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Voluntary policies through Aflac and PFIA
 Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current State of Colorado OR National Registry Paramedic Certification
  • Current ACLS and CPR
  • CPAT Certificate valid through July 2020
  • Drivers’ License and acceptable driving record
  • Valid FireTeam test through National Testing Network by 02/28/2020 https://nationaltestingnetwork.com/publicsafetyjobs/              OR
  • Valid test score from Colorado FIREfighter Testing Consortium April or October 2019 tests.
  • 2 years’ Paramedic experience in 911 system
See the full job description here
Apply online at Indeed by March 13th.  A cover letter and resume will be required.   Candidates will be invited to the Assessment Center by March 20, 2020. 

All job offers are contingent upon applicants passing pre-employment background check, pre-employment psychological screening, medical evaluation (NFPA 1582 Standard), criminal history review, MVR review, and drug screen.  
                                             Arvada Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Colorado FIREfighter Testing Consortium

Entry Level Firefighter Test

The next testing opportunity will be April 2020.  

Important Dates
  • Spring testing application deadline - Monday March 9th
  • Spring Test Dates - April 15 & April 18
    • Location TBD
  • Fall Test Dates - October 14 & October 17
Test location and times provided by IOS after application is accepted. 

Application Information
* Cost to apply $110
* Apply at https://iosolutions.com/product/colorado-firefighter-testing-consortium-application/
 **  Carefully read all the requirements and complete all the application steps before you submit.

Fire Department Members of the Consortium

Adams County FPD  Louisville FPD
Arvada FPD   Mountain View FPD
Brighton FPD   North Metro FPD
Boulder FPD   Rocky Mountain FPD
Federal Heights FD   South Adams County FPD
Lafayette FD   Thornton FD
Longmont FD   Westminster FD

For questions about this opportunity, contact IOS at (800) 343-HIRE or by email at ColoradoFire@iosolutions.com.
To learn more about the consortium, visit the website at http://www.cofiretesting.com/

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