Position Detail:

Caddo Fire District #1
7058 Old Mooringsport Rd
Shreveport, LA 71107

County

(318) 929-3575
(318) 929-2345 - fax
cfd1.com

Hiring Information:


Position: Firefighter/Paramedic
Last Filing Date:  December 20, 2021
 

Special Instructions:  

open until filled
 

Requirements

The Caddo Parish Fire District #1 is continuously recruiting applicants for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Applications are available at the Caddo Parish Fire District #1 Administrative Offices, located at 7058 Old Mooringsport Road, Shreveport, LA 71107.

Hiring Process

The applicant will need to complete an application for the position of firefighter/paramedic and submit it to the Fire Administration Office. The proper documentation must be included with your firefighter/paramedic application to verify that you meet the qualifications required for admission into the examination.The applicant will need to complete an application for the position of firefighter/paramedic and submit it to the Fire Administration Office. The proper documentation must be included with your firefighter/paramedic application to verify that you meet the qualifications required for admission into the examination.

Basic Qualification Requirements

Must be a Citizen of the United States
Must be at least 18 years of age
Possess a High School Diploma or GED
Possess a valid Louisiana Driver?s License
Additional Qualification Requirements

Pass a written Civil Service Examination
Pass a Physical Agility Test
Pass a background investigation
Pass an Oral Interview Board
Pass medical/physical examinations, including a drug screen
Pass a Psychological Exam
Salary and Benefits

Caddo Parish Fire District #1 is paid bi-weekly and can expect to receive a beginning annual salary of $32,283 for EMT Basic and $34,883 for paramedics. After the successful completion of one year?s employment, the firefighter will receive from the state of Louisiana a $500.00 per month supplemental pay check.

Retirement Benefits with LA Firefighter?s Retirement System
Caddo Parish Fire District #1 health and life insurance benefits
Nine (9) shifts of annual vacation leave after one year?s employment
Work duty uniforms and Firefighter Bunker Gear provided
On the job training
The position of firefighter is a Competitive Civil Service Classified Position
There will be a $6000 incentive pay for paramedics with a 3 year contract
2% annual longevity pay increase after 3 years
More Information

For more information on applying at the Caddo Parish Fire District #1 Fire Department, contact Fire Administration at (318)929-3575 Additional testing and employment information can be accessed at the Office of the State Examiner/Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service website at www.ose.louisiana.gov

 
Starting Salary:  $32,283 - $34,883
Top Salary:   N/A
 
Contact:   Fire Administration
7058 Old Mooringsport Road,

Shreveport, LA 71108
318-929-3575
http://cfd1.com/employment.html

Additional Department Details:

Annual Budget: N/A
Population Served: N/A
Number of Firefighters: N/A
 

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