The City of Hiawatha no longer accepts unsolicited applications.

It is the City's policy not to accept unsolicited applications and/or resumes. The City will only accept applications and/or resumes when there is a job opening available, advertised and/or posted at City Hall and on the City Website.



Employment Application

Part-Time Fire Medic

Job Summary:

Protects life and property by performing emergency medical service, fire fighting, hazardous materials, fire prevention, education, and training duties. Operates and maintains fire and EMS equipment, apparatus, and facilities.

How to Apply:

All interested parties MUST SUBMIT Hiawatha Employment Application. Applications are available at the City of Hiawatha City Hall, 101 Emmons Street, Hiawatha, IA. 52233.

Deadline to Apply:

Applications are accepted year round.

Employment Status:

Part Time 16 - 30 hours a week.

Hours are not guaranteed and may vary as needed.

Regular Hours:

The incumbent may be required to work days, weekends, early mornings, evenings or overnights as needed.

Tentative Start Date:


Specific Qualifications:

Three years experience in the fire service with transport EMS experience. Certification as Paramedic Specialist, Firefighter 1, and related training. Possession of valid Iowa driver's license.

Emphasis on this position is the delivery of Advanced Life Support EMS, however, applicant must have the ability to function as a firefighter, including performing interior operations wearing an PPE and SCBA, and the driving and operating of various fire apparatus.

Candidates are required to complete pre-employment, post offer physical, drug screen, and background check.

The City of Hiawatha is an equal opportunity employer.




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