Lateral Firefighter/Paramedic

City of Mukilteo

Location: Mukilteo, WA

Applications accepted continuously.  Next review of applications:  May 25, 2017.

The City of Mukilteo is accepting applications for the position of Lateral Firefighter/Paramedic.  This recruitment will be used to fill two (2) vacancies as well as establish an eligibility list. Anyone with a desire to pursue a rewarding career in a community-oriented fire department is encouraged to apply. 

The Mukilteo Fire Department is seeking self-motivated, professional Firefighter/Paramedics to become a part of our organization.  Our vision is Excellence in Public Service.  This is demonstrated daily through the Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Honor, Duty, Courage, and Teamwork.  The fire department operates two fire stations using a 48/96 shift schedule and provides service to the city as well as surrounding automatic aid partners.  The department provides fire protection, prevention and education, and ALS ambulance transport services and responds to over 2,400 calls annually.

Following application review, qualified applicants with complete applications may be invited to the interview process.  Selection plan includes application screening, a one-day interview process which may include job simulation interview and oral board.  Chief’s interviews are conducted with the top candidates.  Finalists will undergo an extensive background investigation, medical and psychological assessment and drug testing.   The City of Mukilteo is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

The requirements, disqualifiers and job description for Firefighter/Paramedic can be found on the department’s website,  The process to apply for Firefighter/Paramedic starts through Public Safety Testing. This agency conducts the City of Mukilteo’s written and physical ability examinations.  Please visit their website at to select a testing date, time and location.  The hiring and testing process for public safety positions has been established by the Mukilteo Civil Service Commission.

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