FDNY is seeking veterans for EMS Trainee positions.
EMS Trainees attend classes Monday through Friday at the FDNY EMS Bureau of Training (BOT) academy located on Ft. Totten, Bayside, NY. Candidates will receive training from FDNY NYS Certified Instructor Coordinators (IC) and Clinical Lab Instructors (CLI).
EMS Trainee: Paramedic
Starting salary: $32,520 Starting salary: $48,237
After 3 months: $35,254
After 1 year: $37,250 After 1 year: $53,135
After 2 years: $37,914 After 2 years: $55,302
After 3 years: $43,901 After 3 years: $61,005
After 5 years: $50,604 After 5 years: $65,226
High school diploma or its educational equivalent
Six months of full-time satisfactory employment
Full-time US military service with honorable discharge
Requirements to be appointed:
A driver's license valid in the State of New York
Minimum 18 years of age
Physical Agility Test (PAT)
Comprehensive background investigation
Medical and psychological testing
Flexible work schedule
Choice of health plans with family and domestic partner coverage
25 year pension
401k plan, shift differential, and overtime pay
Excellent promotional opportunities
For more information, call 718-999-FDNY (3369) or go to www.joinfdny.com.