Regional Employment Testing

San Diego – North County Regional Firefighter/Paramedic Testing for  San Diego North County Regional employment opportunities.

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Firefighter/Paramedic

Participating agencies include the cities of:

• Carlsbad
• Encinitas
• Escondido
• Oceanside
• Poway
• San Marcos
• Vista
• North County Fire Protection District
• Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District

TESTING:

The Firefighter/Paramedic test consists of a 100-question written test and physical agility test and is offered quarterly. Candidates receiving a passing score on both portions of the test are placed on a hiring list for the nine participating fire agencies. The next exam is Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the San Marcos Public Safety Training Facility. Candidates with passing written exam scores will be permitted to take the physical ability test immediately following.

The application deadline is: 

                       Wednesday, September 28, 2016

 

EMPLOYMENT  OPPORTUNITIES:

Immediate openings are available. Candidates with passing test scores will be placed on an applicant list for six (6) months, and may be extended. The applicant list will be available to participating San Diego North County fire agencies as a source for potential candidates for employment as a Firefighter 1 / Paramedic.

COST:

No charge

REQUIREMENTS:

Current California or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic license.

Desirable:
– California State accredited fire academy certificate
– California State Firefighter I certificate

TEST APPLICATION
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How to Apply:

Applications may be obtained at any of the participating agencies through their Human Resources/Personnel offices and at the Palomar College-Fire Technology Office. To have an application mailed, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope. Submit the complete application to:

Palomar College – Regional Fire Fighter Testing
182 Santar Place
San Marcos, CA 92069

Applications may also be hand delivered to the above address (inside the Sheriff’s building, right side of the lobby). Lobby hours are 8-5 Monday through Friday. If the office is closed, please place applications in the drop box on the counter.

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION VIA FAX, EMAIL OR SIGNATURE-REQUIRED MAIL.

Candidates who do not submit all documents requested will be disqualified from the testing process.  ALL NOTIFICATIONS WILL BE MADE VIA EMAIL; please provide an email address in the space provided on the application.

click here for Physical Ability Test Info

Testing Application Filing Deadline:

Wednesday, September 28, 2016.

EEO/AA/ADA. If you require reasonable accommodation in the testing process,
please call (760) 744-1150 x1704 at least 7 days before the scheduled test date.

 

 

 

Last modified on July 27, 2016