City of Ann Arbor
Firefighter 40 (Security)
Prior to applying to this position you are required to complete the EMPCO Firefighter test. Please use the enclosed like to find a test day/location that is convenient for you: http://empco.net/
Related Work: Perform associated fire and rescue work as assigned.
Skills and Ability to:
Equipment: Fire suppression equipment, medical equipment, hand tools, extrication equipment, personal protective equipment (PPE), specialized technical equipment, specialized hazmat equipment, portable radio, and standard office equipment
Training and Experience:
Must be able to adhere to all physical requirements necessitated for a firefighter position.
Essential and related duties may require maintaining good physical condition necessary for sitting, standing, walking, running, climbing ladders, bending, stooping, crouching and kneeling for prolonged periods of time; as well as the ability to lift, drag, hoist and carry different types of fire equipment and other objects. Requires stamina and physical endurance needed to sustain prolonged, rigorous physical activity during emergency situations. Requires physical dexterity as needed to don equipment quickly, tie knots, etc.
In addition, positions in this classification typically require: fingering, grasping, reaching, handling and/or feeling, talking, hearing and seeing (including peripheral vision, night vision, focus, color perception and depth perception).
Physical demands include the ability to lift, push/pull, hold and carry in excess of 50 pounds. The ability to climb step stools, step ladders, extension and aerial ladders, as well as 3 or more flights of stairs.
Very Heavy Work: exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of forces constantly to move objects.
Physically able to operate assigned apparatus and equipment. The Driver/Operator occasionally may be required to, and thus have the ability to, perform the physical requirements as delineated in the Firefighter Job Description.
Operating office equipment requiring continuous or repetitive hand/arm movements.
Maybe Required to
Must possess or successful complete Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) certification and pass a Medical Control Authority (MCA) written exam that is required by the Washtenaw/Livingston Medical Control Authority to provide basic EMT services within the County of Washtenaw within the first six months of employment. This MCA certification shall be maintained throughout your employment with the City of Ann Arbor.
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