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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

FIREFIGHTER/EMT and/or FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC

Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 4:30 – Applications, resume, and cover letter deadline

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The Fort Mitchell Fire Department is accepting applications for the position (s) of part-time Firefighter/EMT and/or Firefighter Paramedic.  Shifts are various in nature and are based on the needs of the department.

Requirements:

  • 21 Years of age
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Kentucky Certified EMT or Paramedic
  • Kentucky Certified Firefighter (400 Hour Level) IFSAC FF I/II Preferred

All Certifications Must Be Maintained to Keep Employment

Minimum Responsibilities & Duties

  • Respond to Fire and EMS Incidents
  • Perform preventive vehicle maintenance inspections and upkeep
  • Conduct fire hydrant testing and maintenance duties
  • Perform general building maintenance and housekeeping duties
  • Perform other duties as included in FMFD position description
  • Provide medical treatment and transport for injured
  • Ensure proper supplies are available and ambulance is service ready
  • Provide fire suppression in all types of fire situations
  • Perform search and rescue operations at fires to locate and remove victims
  • Public education and fire safety education with children, adults and schools
  • Participate in personal, company and department training
  • Regularly participates in either group or self-directed physical fitness activities
  • Conducts pre-fire plans and inspections with local business and establishments
  • Perform recordkeeping

Minimum pay scales are listed below:

  • Firefighter /EMT $11.75
  • Firefighter /Paramedic $14.20

All applicants must complete the application form.  Applications may be obtained Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Fort Mitchell City Building located at 2355 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell, KY 41017.  Qualified candidates must complete a valid background check and drug test.  For additional details contact Fire Chief Adam Fuller at (859) 331-1267 or afuller@fortmitchell.com


LATERAL POLICE OFFICER

Friday, January 11, 2019, 4:30 – Applications, resume, and cover letter deadline

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The Fort Mitchell Kentucky Police Department is accepting applications from experienced, Kentucky Law Enforcement Council Certified Police Officers. Retired officers eligible for re-hire are encouraged to apply along with other experienced officers. The City of Fort Mitchell, with a population of 8,200 is centrally located in Kenton County, KY. The City is comprised of a mix of established suburban residential areas and small commercial districts as well. I-75 and US 25/Dixie Highway cross the city driving significant amounts of traffic to and through the city each day.

The Fort Mitchell Police Department is a 15 officer police department providing 24/7/365 police coverage to the city. Dispatched call volume in the city is moderate, affording officers the opportunity for pro-active police work and community involvement. Opportunities for specialization include a bike patrol, full-time detective position, school resource officer position, and K9 officer. Additionally, the police department works to empower individual officers to follow their interests in taking on responsibilities beyond routine patrol.

Current Kentucky Police Certification and a minimum of two years of police officer or deputy sheriff experience is required for applicants. Competitive lateral pay ($20-$28 per hour) and benefits commensurate with experience. Benefits include take-home fleet, on-site gym, phone stipend, holiday pay, and competitive vacation and sick leave policies. Applicants must be a high school graduate, at least 21 years of age, free of felony conviction, and possess a valid driver’s license. Bachelor’s or Associate degree preferred but not required.