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Minimum Requirements for Entry Level Firefighter/Paramedic:

  • United States Citizen
  • High School Graduate or GED Equivalency
  • Paramedic State certification at time of application. (Paramedic certificate can be from any state in the U.S.)
  • National Registry Paramedic Certification at time of hire
  • Nineteen (19) Years of Age or Older
  • No Felony Convictions
  • Valid Driver License with 30 days
  • Eyesight requirements: strong eye 20/40, Correctable to 20/20, and weak eye 200/100, corrected to 20/40, must not be color blind
  • Good Physical Condition, able to complete 1.5 mile run under 15 minutes
  • Speak, Read, and Write English


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