April 19, 2021

Firefighter / Paramedic

This is an entry level position in the HCESD # 2 / Lumberton Fire & EMS department. Daily job requirements require the employee to participate in public safety by responding to fire suppression, EMT/Paramedic service request (EMS), technical rescue, and hazardous materials emergency responses. The employee will also participate in public education, fire prevention, and EMS/fire education programs as needed.

**Applicants will be called to schedule interviews.**

Essential Funtions:

  • Provide firefighting, EMS/Paramedic, hazardous material, and technical rescue as needed to meet the mission of HCESD # 2 / Lumberton Fire & EMS.
  • Assist in the maintenance and repair of the department facilities, apparatus, and equipment. Report problems through the chain of command.
  • Participate in pre-fire plans of district businesses to identify potential hazards to firefighter safety.
  • Complete a daily inventory of assigned ambulances and assigned medical gear.
  • Maintain all assigned PPE and self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) as required.
  • Follow all department policies and guidelines.
  • Drive ambulance and fire apparatus as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned to meet the mission of HCESD # 2 / Lumberton Fire & EMS.

Essential Requirements:

  • Texas DSHS Paramedic certification.
  • T.C.F.P. Basic Structural Firefighter certification.
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Valid Texas Driver’s License

Preferred Education:

  • Associates Degree from an accredited College or University
  • EMS Instructor
  • T.C.F.P. Fire Instructor

Special Requirements:

  • Drug Screening
  • Fit for Duty Physical

Click the Apply Now button above to view application. You can fill it out and email to or print and drop off at the Central Fire Station.

Applicants will be called to schedule interview as soon as your application is reviewed. 

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