Position Detail:

Phoenix Fire Department
455 N 5th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Maricopa County

602-262-4429 - fax

Hiring Information:

Position: Paramedic Training Coordinator
Last Filing Date:  December 18, 2017

Special Instructions:  

open until filled


This position coordinates and monitors Phoenix Fire Department paramedic training based upon industry established curriculum; assists with coordinating and aligning hospital continuing education for paramedic; assists the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Captain with vehicular rotation for paramedic training; develops, implements and monitors continuing Phoenix Fire Department medical education and re-certification training; participates on internal and external committees that relate to EMS; maintains personnel certifications and appropriate records for the Department of Health Services; serves as a liaison between valley hospitals and the EMS office; and serves as an EMS team member. Currently there is one vacancy in the EMS Section of the Fire Department.


First review of applications will occur the week of October 2, 2017. Recruitment may close when we have received enough qualified applications.


$24.91 (minimum) - $37.18 (maximum) hourly / $51,813 - $77,334 annually.

Comprehensive benefits package includes: 11.5 paid holidays, 12 vacation days, 15 sick days, free bus/light rail pass, traditional pension and 457/401 plans, tuition reimbursement upon hire, choice of Blue Cross/Blue Shield or Cigna HMO, PPO. For more details, visit:https://www.phoenix.gov/hrsite/Benefit%20Category/007.pdf


Two years of experience as an emergency department nurse, paramedic, EMT or pre-hospital coordinator with experience in training pre-hospital care personnel and managing certifications for paramedics.
Must be a current Registered Nurse, Paramedic or EMT licensed in Arizona.
Must be certified by the American Heart Association as an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation Instructor by the end of the probationary period.
An equivalent combination of related experience and education may be considered.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS ? The job requirements listed above, plus:

Experience in the following areas:
Emergency Room/Fire-based EMS operations
Training and Precepting of Fire-based EMS personnel
Emergency Care Instruction curriculum development
Emergency Medical Operations in austere/challenging environments
Familiarity with electronic communications in emergency settings.
Associates degree in Emergency Medical Technology or any higher level formal education.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above.

YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position. The results of the resume screening process will be sent to your primary email address.


All finalists for positions are subject to a criminal background check applicable to the department or position.
For other important information related to employment with the City of Phoenix, please visit: https://www.phoenix.gov/hrsite/Documents/Talent-Acquisition/Employment-Information.pdf
If you need assistance applying for this job, please contact our HR Connection Center at (602) 495-5700.

Paramedic Training Coordinator, JC: 62030 , ID# 24407, 6 mosj, VG, Benefits:Supv & Prof.

City of Phoenix is an equal opportunity employer; our employees demonstrate superior seamless customer service, integrity, and commitment to innovation, efficiency, and fiscally responsible activity.

AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni who meet the required qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Starting Salary:  $51,813 - $77,334 annually.
Top Salary:   N/A
Contact:   ​City of Phoenix
Human Resources Service Center
135 N. 2nd Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Additional Department Details:

Annual Budget: N/A
Population Served: 1,044,000
Number of Firefighters: N/A

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