Career Medical Personnel

Pay/Benefits:  Estimated Yearly Wages yearly 

                EMT: $41,641.50 (initial probation period)

                EMT: After Probation $44,473.02/yearly 

                PARAMEDIC: $55,412.52 (initial probation period)

                PARAMEDIC: After Probation $59,056.98/yearly

•    Average hours work 52/week (all hours above 40/week compensated @ 1 ½ x)
•    Employer paid health and dental insurance
•    Participation in Kentucky County Employee Retirement System (hazardous)*
•    Paid vacation and sick leave policy
•    Paid holidays and personal time policy
•    Uniform/clothing maintenance allowance
•    Employer paid Life Insurance policy for member and spouse

         * Not applicable to all employees

Minimum Qualifications

•    Minimum of 18 years of age
•    Minimum of a high school diploma or GED
•    Valid driver’s license
•    Liability Insurance, current
•    Satisfactory criminal and employment background check
•    Successful completion of a Jeffersontown Fire Department provided physical examination
•    Kentucky certified Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic

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