As a member of the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, you have an opportunity to join an exciting, dynamic department!
Firefighters respond to and assist with mitigation of all hazard incidents both emergent and non-emergent. Perform basic or advanced emergency medical care and rescue depending on EMT certification level. Maintain documentation relative to patient incident and treatment. Perform as trained, following Department guidelines, making appropriate decisions, and communicating effectively in stressful situations and may include other related duties.
A high school diploma or equivalent and one year of experience in emergency services or a job related field are required with formal education and/or specialized training preferred, valid Driver’s License, with the ability to attain a Class C Oregon Driver’s License within 30 days of employment, valid State of Oregon Emergency Medical Technician License or higher and an NFPA Firefighter I certification.
Residency requirements: employees shall live within 45 minutes of the Hillcrest, Parkway or Redwood Public Safety Stations as calculated by department policy.