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Canidates for Police Officer Applications, please click on heading below and follow instructions for testing.

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  • Completion of the application process
  • Review all information related to the Page Police Department police officer position, including minimum requirements, salary and benefits.
  • Detailed information about the testing process for the entry level test.
  • Opportunity to take Online Practice Tests at www.frontlinetest.com.
  • Schedule your own convenient test time. Tests are offered multiple times a week, including Saturdays.
  • Take high quality job simulation tests in a standardized, fair testing environment.

Upon completion of the entry level exam, all candidate scores are automatically forwarded to the Page Police Department. Candidates who attain a passing score on the entry level exam will be placed on the department’s eligibility list. The Page Police Department will contact candidates on the list and will invite them to continue to participate in other stages of the department selection process.

National Testing Network is a service provided to conduct entry level testing in a standardized, professional environment. National Testing Network does not replace the Page Police Department’s responsibility and decision making in the testing process. All candidate results are provided to Page Police Department where the final decisions are made.

POSITION:                      Horseshoe Bend – Lead Cashier (Full-time)

PAY GRADE:                    211

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Leads and assists in the collection of fees at Horseshoe Bend. Coordinates the activities of cashiers, as well as works with the Horseshoe Bend Manager to ensure the needs of the facility and cashiers are addressed. Responsible for worker compliance with regulations and ensures proper procedures are being adhered to while setting a good example at all times particularly in regard to customer priorities and cash handling procedures.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Responds to the immediate needs of the Horseshoe Bend facility in the absence of a manager.
  • Ensures all visitors are being serviced in a timely manner.
  • Sets a good example to other employees at all times, including reduction of tardiness, good verbal communication, servicing guests, and working as a team.
  • Resolves guest issues and provides guidance to other employees in handling difficult, complex, or escalated complaints or problems.
  • Aids the manager with creation and adoption of worker schedules.
  • Assists the manager with reports, as needed.
  • Accurately processes all cash or credit card payments for parking charges that includes collecting payments for parking, reconciling the balances and performing opening/closing duties, as aligned with all Horseshoe Bend cashiers.
  • Keeps apprised of supplies inventories and informs manager of needed items for purchasing or ordering.
  • Assists with the training of new employees on the proper procedures in the department, as directed by manager.
  • Relays any pertinent information or problems to the correct person(s), including the manager, director, maintenance worker, public works department or others.
  • Encourages and communicates effectively with all Horseshoe Bend employees.
  • Provides for fair and timely distribution of extra duties to all staff, including oneself, regarding trash duty, cleaning, parking lot duty, and other duties necessary to daily operations of the Horseshoe Bend establishment.
  • Performs other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Three (3) years of cash handling experience;
  • Four (4) years of guest service experience

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must possess a valid State driver license upon employment.

Special Requirements:

  • Knowledge of the Page/Lake Powell/Grand Circle area
  • Flexible schedule – operation is dawn to dusk, 7 days a week 365 days a year

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the methods, equipment and materials used in the collection of fees and reconciling monies collected.
  • Skill in using good judgment in receiving and responding to public information inquiries and complaints.
  • Ability to demonstrate good written and oral communication skills in the English language.
  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with co-workers and other departments.
  • Ability to exercise & implement a manner of confidentiality in regards to important issues, problems and staff-related matters.
  • Ability to work in a small confined space and outdoors in extreme temperatures.
  • Skill in using general office equipment including computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to plan and organize extra work around other obligatory duties.
  • Ability to demonstrate good teamwork with coworkers.
  • Ability to demonstrate good written and oral communication skills in the English language is a must.
  • Ability to read and interpret basic policy, equipment and plan document instructions with acceptable comprehension levels to perform steps described in written materials.
  • Ability to provide clear, detailed written and/or verbal information in a professional manner to management and/or other employees.
  • Ability to establish and maintain supervisory relationship with subordinates

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, stooping, and talking, visual acuity and walking. Ability to stand for lengths of time.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Horseshoe Bend – Cashier (Full-time)

PAY GRADE:                    209

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

The Fee Booth Cashier is responsible for managing daily fee collections at Horseshoe Bend while complying with company cash handling policies. Provide guest service functions for the City of Page that include greeting guests, educating our guest about Horseshoe Bend and the surrounding area, and delivery of exceptional guest service. Monitor and control the traffic into the parking. Collect payment and process all cash and credit card payments. Reconcile balances and perform opening/closing duties. Must have the ability to handle all guest complaints at a higher level.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Welcome and greet guests and provide exceptional guest service.
  • Provide quick and pleasant assistance in a timely and organized manner.
  • Assimilate, monitor and correctly utilize booth POS system.
  • Accurately process all cash or credit card payments for parking charges including collecting payments for parking, reconciling the balances and performing opening/closing duties.
  • Ensure that guests are being charged accurately depending on their vehicle and the rates set forth by the Page City Council.
  • Keep all areas in the fee booth and around the parking facility neat and clean.
  • Serve as a resource guide to visitors regarding the City of Page and surrounding areas.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • 1 year cash handling experience
  • 2 years or more guest service experience
  • Basic knowledge of computers

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must possess a valid State driver license upon employment.

Special Requirements:

  • Knowledge of the Page/Lake Powell/Grand Circle area
  • Flexible schedule – operation is dawn to dusk, 7 days a week 365 days a year

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the methods, equipment and materials used in the collection of fees and reconciling monies collected.
  • Skill in using good judgment and problem-solving skills in receiving and responding to public information, inquiries, complaints and emergency situations.
  • Ability to demonstrate good written and oral communication skills in the English language.
  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with co-workers and other departments.
  • Ability to work in a small confined space indoors and to work outdoors for periods of time in extreme temperatures.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to demonstrate superior customer service and positive attitude for the duration of one’s shift.
  • Flexibility in performing daily job functions, including a variety and variation of duties from day-to-day.
  • Exhibit honesty, integrity, and fairness at all times.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, stooping, and talking, visual acuity and walking. Ability to stand for long periods of time.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      IT Technician

DEPARTMENT:              Information Technology

PAY GRADE:                   214

FLSA STATUS:                Nonexempt

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Performs work of a complex and technical nature in the repair and maintenance of the City’s information technology systems. The employee will install, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade computer hardware, software, personal computer networks, peripheral equipment, surveillance equipment, City-wide networks, and electronic mail systems; assist users in the effective use of applications and hardware; makes recommendations regarding hardware and software acquisitions; prepare documentation and provides user assistance to City staff; and perform related work as required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Assists the Information Technology Director, City Information Technology staff, vendors and agents.
  • Installs and configures, workstations, servers, network components, telecommunications equipment, peripherals and cabling.
  • Troubleshoots computer, hardware, software, user and network problems.
  • Installs software, hardware, and network upgrades.
  • Maintains Internet, Intranet and Email systems.
  • Responds to service calls and work orders.
  • Provides technical assistance and support to City staff.
  • Maintains and/or modifies hardware, software, and cabling to correct errors, enhance performance or to satisfy user requests.
  • Maintains and repairs servers, workstations, notebooks and PDAs.
  • Maintains and repairs LAN, WAN and WLAN networks.
  • Assists with security software updates and installations.
  • Responds to on call assignments for emergency repairs or other Information Technology problems.
  • Maintains proper technical documentation.
  • Maintains system, data, and log backups.
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and procedures to non-technical users.
  • Documents software and hardware installation procedures and operation instructions for users.
  • Supports and maintains video surveillance systems, servers, and cameras.
  • Trains users to use new or modified equipment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Two (2) years of increasingly responsible computer hardware, software support experience including installation and maintenance of networks, PC’s, Servers, and Microsoft operating systems and office suites;
  • Any training supplemented by documentation for computer hardware, software, and network courses, plus applicable experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities specific to the City’s needs;
  • or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training to demonstrate the ability to perform the duties of this position will be considered.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must maintain a valid State driver’s license.
  • Two (2) year course of study in computer related technical courses, and/or an “A+” certification and/or a “Network+” certification and/or a Microsoft Certified Professional or higher certification.

Special Requirements:

  • Must successfully pass job related tests, a pre-employment drug test, background investigation and possible polygraph examination.
  • Must have a telephone.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of PC’s and the ability to install, maintain, and diagnose Microsoft operating systems and application suites.
  • Ability to diagnose, test, maintain, and repair computer desktops, notebooks, peripherals, servers, cabling, and networks.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective professional working relationships with employees, vendors, city agents and citizens.
  • Ability to use tools and test equipment.
  • Ability to follow standard office environment safety requirements.
  • Ability to troubleshoot computer problems quickly and efficiently to assure minimal down time.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, lifting, mental acuity, reaching, speaking, talking, visual acuity, and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The employee will spend equal amounts of time in the office and in the field during all times of the year.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Code-Compliance Officer

DEPARTMENT:               Community Development

PAY GRADE:                   210

FLSA STATUS:                Nonexempt

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

To receive complaints and proactively perform technical field inspections and investigative work in the enforcement of the City’s zoning, nuisance and other ordinances. This position is also responsible for other related duties as required, including, but not limited to filing, correspondence, and scheduling of appointments and inspections.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Presents and conducts regular public outreach, and education of city codes and ordinances throughout the community.
  • Performs technical investigations of code-compliance complaints to identify violations.
  • Prepares and issues accurate written documents (notices of violation, stop work orders, letters, door hangers, civil citations, and reports) with clearly organized thoughts and using proper sentence structure, punctuation, and grammar in order to convey the appropriate codes and facts.
  • Communicates effectively and persuasively in order to explain codes, ordinances, violations, and required corrective action.
  • Clearly explain problems and provides options using negotiation skills to gain voluntary cooperation and resolve code violations.
  • Manages and maintains the City’s code enforcement software and associated data bases.
  • Works with angry and argumentative people in a calm and rational manner.
  • Deals with a high volume of cases often including stressful situations.
  • Works closely with City Judges and Attorneys to assure accurate procedures are used.
  • Conducts research and analyzes property ownership, utility records, and court records to contact property owners and resolve code violations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED, and
  • One (1) year of work experience associated with city planning or zoning enforcement or housing or building code enforcement;
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must possess a valid State driver’s license by hire date.
  • Possession of an International Code Council (ICC)/American Association of Code Enforcement (AACE) or other nationally recognized code enforcement certification preferred.
  • If not in possession of a nationally recognized code enforcement certification: earn a AACE/ICC Zoning Inspector Certificate and/or Property Maintenance & Housing within one (1) year of employment.

Special Requirements:

  • None.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite of software in order to generate presentations, conduct research, produce reports, create and maintain accurate public records, and prepare correspondence.
  • Knowledge and understanding of municipal codes, including but not limited to zoning procedures and practices, including land use and signage, and including applicable Arizona Statutes.
  • Reading, interpreting, understanding, and using City and other maps, property descriptions, and construction plans to ensure that structures are not erected, altered, or maintained in violation of code requirements.
  • Skill in code compliance/building permit software.
  • Distinguishing colors to verify compliance with performance standards and design review guidelines.
  • Working with a minimum amount of supervision in prioritizing work by choosing among and scheduling such tasks as the following: responding promptly to citizen complaints and collecting evidence for enforcement.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with management, coworkers, outside departments, and the general public.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: fingering, hearing, speaking, and talking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The employee will spend equal amounts of time in the office and in the field during all times of the year.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                       Recreation Assistant - Part Time

Department:                    Community & Recreation Services

PAY GRADE:                    209

FLSA STATUS:                Nonexempt - 29.5 hours per week

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Assists in planning, organizing and coordinating a community recreation program for youth and adults, including physical activities, special interest classes, summer programs and community-wide events. Provides clerical and secretarial services, and program and facility supervision for Recreation Department. Must be a 24-hour role model for youth.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Assists in planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating classes, workshops, physical activities, special interest activities for youth and adults and community-wide events.
  • Responds to public inquiries about youth and adult recreation programs made by telephone, text, written correspondence, or during public meetings.
  • Assists in developing and implementing a facility and equipment maintenance program within budget guidelines and ensures a safe and clean environment for members, staff, volunteers and guests.
  • Assists in developing written disciplinary standards and rules of conduct and ensures that staff, volunteers and guests fairly and consistently implement these standards and rules.
  • Assists in coordinating schedules and maintains related records and statistics for programs and personnel of Recreation Department.
  • Maintains First Aid, CPR, AED and Bloodborne Pathogens training and provides first aid and emergency care to level of training.
  • Ensures that written reports are completed for all incidents and accidents at facility and submits reports to the Recreation Manager.
  • Assists in scheduling employee and volunteer hours for proper supervision of all programs and activities.
  • Assists in the recruitment, selection and training of part-time and seasonal staff and volunteers.
  • Assists with supervision of seasonal staff, volunteers and facilities during youth and adult leagues, programs, camps and rentals.
  • Maintains Food Managers Certification to oversee concessions and ensures that all non-profit concessions operators follow City of Page Policies for concessions
    use and health department regulations for food handling.
  • Uses on-line recreation management system to manage program registration, game and practice scheduling, facility use and other league and program duties.
  • Assists in promoting interest and providing information regarding recreation programs to school officials, other recreation officials, community service groups, other departments and to the general public.
  • Aids in the publication of a variety of brochures, calendars, letters, posters, new releases, flyers and related communications regarding recreation programs.
  • Assists in cleaning public facilities at the Sports Complex.
  • Assists in preparation and maintenance of playing fields.
  • Assists with preparing and processing requisitions and purchase orders for supplies and equipment.
  • Inspects facilities and recommends building or equipment modifications to ensure emergency readiness and compliance to access, safety, and sanitation regulations.
  • Communicates with school officials regarding reciprocal facility use. Performs other related duties as assigned including assisting with office and field duties such as general reception, program and league registrations, facility reservations, and rentals, handling sensitive issues, and dealing with customer complaints.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • One (1) year of recreation experience preferred;
  • or any equivalent combination of education and experience

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Valid State driver’s license or ability to obtain one prior to acceptance of position.
  • Maintain or obtain First Aid/CPR/AED certification within six months of employment.
  • Maintain or obtain Food Managers certification within six months of employment.
  • Maintain or obtain Bloodborne Pathogens certification within six months of employment.

Special Requirements:

  • None

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of recreation philosophy, planning and administration.
  • Knowledge of the equipment, facilities, operations and techniques used in a comprehensive youth recreation program.
  • Skill in operation of listed tools and equipment.
  • Skill in data collection and analyzing, word processing and preparation of reports and programs.
  • Skill in personal computers including word processing, database, spreadsheets; copy machine; postage machine; fax machine; ten-key; various sports equipment used in recreation programs.
  • Skill in First Aid and CPR.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills in Business English.
  • Skill in interpersonal communications and public speaking
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, supervisors, other agencies, participants, instructors, community leaders and the general public.
  • Ability to plan and supervise the work of paid staff and volunteers.
  • Ability to follow standard office environment safety requirements.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: climbing, fingering, handling, hearing, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, talking, and visual acuity.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Communication Specialist

DEPARTMENT:               Police Department

PAY GRADE:                    212

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Highly specialized and demanding work which involves receiving, prioritizing, and accurately dispatching all calls for service in a timely manner to the appropriate agency for the City of Page.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Handles a high volume of public contact necessitating good customer service skills.
  • Communicates with a wide variety of citizens in various emotional states.
  • Handles routine calls to the Page Police Department.
  • Answers 9-1-1 calls, including cell phone calls, from Page, Southern Utah, Northern Arizona, Navajo Reservation, Lake Powell and surrounding areas. Determines jurisdiction and accurately dispatches in a timely manner to the appropriate law enforcement, fire and/or EMS units.
  • Answers and documents the Silent Witness line.
  • Receives and dispatches a variety of alarm calls including robbery, burglary, intrusion, fire, search and rescue, and EMS.
  • Receives all animal control calls.
  • Answers calls from the hearing and speech impaired by operating a telephonic device for the deaf (TDD).
  • Answers radio traffic generated by Page Police Department, Page Fire Department, Page Community Resource Officer, Page School Resource Officer and Page Public Works.
  • Communicates by radio with the Arizona Department of Public Safety, Utah Highway Patrol, Coconino County Sheriff's Office, National Park Service, Navajo Police Department and numerous other public service, law enforcement and EMS agencies.
  • Enters, modifies, confirms, clears and retrieves data from the ACIC/NCIC criminal justice terminal.
  • Maintains a log of all officer traffic, radio traffic, telephone calls and window traffic by entering the information into a computer aided system (CAD).
  • Retrieves information as needed for officers, administrators, other agencies, courts, lawyers, etc. from the CAD system.
  • Enters all warnings, citations and dispositions.
  • Answers Fire/EMS calls outside of our service area and transfers calls to the agency with jurisdiction.
  • Trains new dispatchers.
  • Performs Notary services.
  • Participates in serving our Seniors (SOS) Program for the elderly.
  • Monitors all doors to control access to the Police Department.
  • Monitors water treatment plant after hours.
  • Answers after hour calls for Public Works and contacts the on-call employee.
  • Works closely with social services agencies that provide resources within the community.
  • Answers after hour calls and contacts counselors for Encompass Health Services.
  • Answers after hour calls and contacts advocates for Another Way, a domestic violence program.
  • Answers after hour calls and contacts workers for the Department of Economic Security (DES) and CPS.
  • Answers after hour calls and contacts officers for Adult and Juvenile Probation.
  • Answers transient's calls for help.
  • Handles requests for lost and found property.
  • Participates in community education programs.
  • Performs Spillman database research, enter data.
  • Provides emergency medical services as required, and perform light to heavy rescue functions at emergencies.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • One (1 year of previous clerical experience in positions involving public contact with some prior work exposure to law enforcement and public safety functions preferred;
  • or any equivalent combination of related education and experience.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • None.

Special Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • No felony convictions.
  • No illegal drug usage per Arizona POST.
  • Required to obtain and maintain ACIC/NCIC Level A terminal operator certification within six (6) months of employment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of computers and electronic data processing; working knowledge of modern office practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of jurisdiction to facilitate dispatching out of town calls.
  • Ability to demonstrate typing skills to meet the demands of the job. Prefer 35 words per minute.
  • Ability to effectively deal with the public; ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to handle stressful situations.
  • Ability to quickly and retain information learned.
  • Ability to learn and strictly adhere to department procedures.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality in all police matters.
  • Ability to use communications console, including computer-aided systems; personal computer including word processing software; E-911 system; ACIC/NCIC computer; copy machine; fax machine; Motorola radio; TDD.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must: exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. The following physical abilities are required: fingering, hearing, mental acuity, speaking, talking, visual acuity.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Patrol Officer

DEPARTMENT:               Police Development

PAY GRADE:                   218

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

OPEN DATE:                   October 29, 2018

CLOSING DATE:             Open Till Filled

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Officers identify criminal offenders and criminal activity and where appropriate, apprehend offenders and participate in subsequent proceedings. Identify and reduce the opportunities for the commission of crime through preventative patrol and other measures (including but not limited to community crime prevention and community policing) and facilitate the movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Aid individuals who are in danger of physical harm, create and maintain a feeling of security in the community.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Enforces Arizona Revised Statutes and City Code.
  • Communicates to supervisors and to fellow officers all information obtained which is pertinent to any case or investigation.
  • Records activity during tour of duty in the manner prescribed by supervisor.
  • Completes detailed reports and investigation reports on all crimes, vehicle accidents, and other incidents requiring crime reports.
  • Maintains weapons, vehicle and equipment in a functional, presentable condition.
  • Assists citizens requesting service, assistance, or information and courteously explain any instance where jurisdiction is not with the Page Police Department and suggest other procedures to be followed.
  • Informs supervisors as soon as possible regarding the development of conditions tending to cause crime, and take preventative action to correct the conditions.
  • Conducts a thorough investigation of all offenses and incidents within area of assignment and scope of activity.
  • Collects evidence and record data which will aid in identification, apprehension, and prosecution of offenders and the recovery of property.
  • Performs building security checks, including but not limited to, schools, parks, and playgrounds.
  • Preserves peace at public gatherings, neighborhood disputes, and family quarrels.
  • Serves or delivers warrants, summons, subpoenas, and other official papers promptly and accurately; when so directed by a supervising officer.
  • Operates the radio in compliance with FCC regulations.
  • Patrols every part of assigned area giving particular attention to and frequently rechecking locations where the crime hazard is great.
  • Coordinates the securing, receipting and proper transporting of all evidence and property coming into custody.
  • Assists Fire Department in locating fires and medical emergencies.
  • Reports street light and traffic control signals that are out of order.
  • Reports street hazards and any conditions that endangers public safety.
  • Confers with court prosecutors and testify in court.
  • Takes measures to direct the flow of traffic in assigned areas during periods of congestion.
  • Assists other law enforcement agencies as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • 0-3 years of progressive experience in a police patrol position, supplemented by continuing law enforcement related training and education preferred.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must maintain a valid State driver’s license.
  • Must maintain a valid Arizona POST police officer certification.

Special Requirements:

  • Must meet AZ POST standards.
  • Required to work rotating shifts including days, swings, midnights and any special shift required. May be required to change days off for special events or court appearances.
  • Required to obtain Hepatitis shots.
  • Training in various methods of investigation and interviewing techniques required.
  • Training and education through college credit or equivalent in police science is highly desired.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of rules of evidence, search, seizure and court procedure is essential.
  • Knowledge of modern professional investigative techniques, procedures and equipment.
  • Skill in the use of investigations and evidence gathering tools, including but not limited to, cameras and photographic equipment, measuring devices and drawing equipment. Basic knowledge of regular hand tools. Computer, word processing and database software programs, copiers, adding machines and police radio. Passenger vehicles, pickup trucks and four wheel drive vehicles under normal and emergency driving conditions.
  • Skill in operating the tools and equipment listed below.
  • Ability to stay well informed on traffic, criminal and other codes related to law enforcement.
  • Ability to know how to strictly adhere to Department procedures on the operation of emergency vehicles under various condition, in addition to standard office safety practices.
  • Ability to be proficient in verbal and written communication skills required in English and knowledge of report writing.
  • Ability to conduct interviews with uncooperative, resistive, hostile emotional or traumatized children and adults.
  • Ability to develop and maintain excellent working relations with other departments, city personnel, citizens, businesses and other law enforcement agencies.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, reaching, speaking, and standing, stooping, talking, and visual acuity.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Reserve Firefighter/EMT/CEP

DEPARTMENT:               Fire Department

PAY GRADE:                   216

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

OPEN DATE:                   October 11, 2018

CLOSING DATE:             Open Till Filled

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Performs difficult work in the performance of skilled emergency medical services, fire suppression, and fire prevention duties. This position provides first line response to emergency medical and fire suppression situations.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Performs inspections of assigned vehicles and equipment at required intervals and after all incident responses.
  • Provides emergency medical services and fire suppression services.
  • Participates in laying hose lines, directing water and pressure streams, placing ladders, ventilating buildings, rescuing persons, placing salvage covers and performing clean-up operations.
  • Participates in fire prevention inspections and pre-planning.
  • Participates in fire prevention events and community outreach.
  • Operates all necessary equipment required for the performance of EMS and fire suppression work.
  • Interprets and understands DOT Emergency Response Guidebook and NFPA Hazardous Materials Handbook.
  • Participates in cleaning and minor maintenance of quarters, equipment and apparatus.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Completion of the Arizona Fire Fighter I & II requirements or a similar course as approved by the Fire Chief and completion of the ADHS Hazardous Materials First Responder course is mandatory prior to employment;
  • Must possess a minimum of at least an ADHS EMT certification prior to employment;
  • Possession of an AZ CEP certification for this position preferred.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must have valid State driver’s license.
  • State of Arizona certification as an emergency medical technician or higher must be maintained.

Special Requirements:

  • Will be required to pass a physical evaluation and agility test related to job duties.
  • Employee will be subjected to on-call assignments and special projects as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of atmospheric and gas detectors, various hand-held measuring devices and investigative equipment.
  • Knowledge of regulatory issues related to emergency situations and public and employee safety.
  • Skill in the use various equipment and safety devices such as monitors, SCBA, protective clothing, etc. in the handling of emergency situations.
  • Skill in the use of suction devices, oxygen saturation monitor, blood glucose monitor, KED device, back board, traction splint, MAST pants, EVAC splints and pediatric securing devices.
  • Ability to maintain either an Arizona EMT, or CEP certification.
  • Ability to demonstrate adequate verbal and written skills in business English.
  • Ability to operate two-way radio.
  • Ability to exhibit telephone communication skills must be adequate.
  • Ability to speak before groups of people of various sizes and ages is desirable.
  • Ability to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with various federal state and local agencies in the field of emergency services, enforcement and community development.
  • Ability to work effectively in team-oriented approach to community problems and development issues with other City departments and personnel.
  • Ability to use various equipment and safety devices such as monitors, protective clothing, body substance isolation techniques etc. when handling patients in the emergency setting.
  • Ability to operate standard passenger vehicles, light trucks, four-wheel drive vehicles, and fire trucks of various sizes.
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools, forcible entry devices, extrication equipment, generators, lighting equipment, ventilation equipment and specialized rescue devices.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, talking, visual acuity and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Reserve EMT/CEP

DEPARTMENT:               Fire Department

PAY GRADE:                   208

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

OPEN DATE:                   October 11, 2018

CLOSING DATE:             Open Till Filled

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Performs difficult work in the performance of skilled emergency medical services and fire prevention duties. This position provides first line response to emergency medical situations.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Performs inspections of assigned vehicles and equipment at required intervals and after all incident responses.
  • Provides emergency medical services.
  • Participates in fire prevention events and community outreach.
  • Operates all necessary equipment required for the performance of EMS work.
  • Interprets and understands DOT Emergency Response Guidebook and NFPA Hazardous Materials Handbook.
  • Participates in cleaning and minor maintenance of quarters, equipment and apparatus.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Completion of the ADHS Hazardous Materials First Responder course is mandatory prior to employment;
  • Must posses a minimum of at least an ADHS EMT certification prior to employment;
  • Possession of an AZ CEP certification for this position preferred

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must have valid State driver’s license.
  • State of Arizona certification as an emergency medical technician or higher must be maintained.

Special Requirements:

  • Will be required to pass a physical evaluation and agility test related to job duties.
  • Employee will be subjected to on-call assignments and special projects as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of regulatory issues related to emergency situations and public and employee safety.
  • Skill in the use of suction devices, oxygen saturation monitor, blood glucose monitor, KED device, back board, traction splint, MAST pants, EVAC splints and pediatric securing devices.
  • Ability to maintain an Arizona EMT, or CEP certification.
  • Ability to demonstrate adequate verbal and written skills in business English.
  • Ability to operate two-way radio.
  • Ability to exhibit telephone communication skills must be adequate.
  • Ability to speak before groups of people of various sizes and ages is desirable.
  • Ability to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with various federal state and local agencies in the field of emergency services, enforcement and community development.
  • Ability to work effectively in team-oriented approach to community problems and development issues with other City departments and personnel.
  • Ability to use various equipment and safety devices such as monitors, protective clothing, body substance isolation techniques etc. when handling patients in the emergency setting.
  • Ability to operate standard passenger vehicles, light trucks, four-wheel drive vehicles, and fire trucks of various sizes.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, talking, visual acuity and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Reserve Firefighter

DEPARTMENT:               Fire Department

PAY GRADE:                   208

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

OPEN DATE:                   October 11, 2018

CLOSING DATE:             Open Till Filled

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Performs difficult work in the performance of skilled fire suppression duties. This position provides first line response to fire suppression situations.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Performs inspections of assigned vehicles and equipment at required intervals and after all incident responses.
  • Provides fire suppression services.
  • Participates in laying hose lines, directing water and pressure streams, placing ladders, ventilating buildings, rescuing persons, placing salvage covers and performing clean-up operations.
  • Participates in fire prevention events and community outreach.
  • Operates all necessary equipment required for the performance of fire suppression work.
  • Interprets and understands DOT Emergency Response Guidebook and NFPA Hazardous Materials Handbook.
  • Participates in cleaning and minor maintenance of quarters, equipment and apparatus.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Completion of the Arizona Fire Fighter I & II requirements or a similar course as approved by the Fire Chief.
  • Completion of the ADHS Hazardous Materials First Responder course is mandatory prior to employment.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Must have valid State driver license.

Special Requirements:

  • Will be required to pass a physical evaluation and agility test related to job duties.
  • Employee will be subjected to on-call assignments and special projects as needed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of atmospheric and gas detectors, various hand held measuring devices and investigative equipment.
  • Knowledge of regulatory issues related to emergency situations and public and employee safety.
  • Skill in the use various equipment and safety devices such as monitors, SCBA, protective clothing, etc. in the handling of emergency situations.
  • Ability to demonstrate adequate verbal and written skills in business English.
  • Ability to operate two-way radio.
  • Ability to exhibit telephone communication skills must be adequate.
  • Ability to speak before groups of people of various sizes and ages is desirable.
  • Ability to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with various federal state and local agencies in the field of emergency services.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Ability to operate standard passenger vehicles, light trucks, four-wheel drive vehicles, and fire trucks of various sizes.
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools, forcible entry devices, extrication equipment, generators, lighting equipment, ventilation equipment and specialized rescue devices.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, talking, visual acuity and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Employee Signature                                         Date

__________________________________  ____________________________________
Supervisor (or HR) Signature                            Date

E.O.E. Page does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability or military service in employment or the provision of services.

POSITION:                      Engineer/EMT/CEP

DEPARTMENT:               Fire Department

PAY GRADE:                    217

FLSA STATUS:                Non Exempt

OPEN DATE:                   October 8, 2018

CLOSING DATE:              Open Till Filled

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described. Since every duty associated with this position may not be described herein, employees may be required to perform duties not specifically spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just as though they were actually written out in this job description.

JOB SUMMARY

Performs considerably difficult work in the performance of skilled emergency medical services, fire suppression, and fire prevention duties. Maintains and cares for all medical/fire vehicles and various other equipment used by Page Fire Department.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Performs inspections of assigned vehicles and equipment at required intervals and after all incident responses.
  • Provides emergency medical services and fire suppression services.
  • Participates in laying hose lines, directing water and pressure streams, placing ladders, ventilating buildings, rescuing persons, placing salvage covers and performing clean-up operations.
  • Participates in fire prevention inspections and pre-planning.
  • Operates and drives all necessary equipment required for the performance of EMS and fire suppression work.
  • Interprets and understands DOT Emergency Response Guidebook and NFPA Hazardous Materials Handbook.
  • Participates in the cleaning and minor maintenance of quarters, equipment and apparatus and determines the need for maintenance and repairs.
  • Counsels and guides reserve and volunteer fire fighters while promoting an atmosphere conducive to harmony and productivity.
  • Assists with or conducts drills and instructs classes in all facets of emergency activities including EMS, fire suppression, fire pre-suppression, hydraulics, fire pump operations and all other related activities when requested to do so.
  • Manages and maintains medical supplies.
  • Assists and serves as Lead instructor for ARFF training as needed.
  • Maintain all ARFF records,
  • Assists in the supervision of firefighters as needed.
  • Coordinates Fire Fighting Academy to all new hires, along with instruction.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED; and
  • Five (5) years in the fire service with the completion of fire hydraulics and engineering class or an equivalent hydraulics/engineering class; minimum of two (2) years of experience in the field of fire suppression;
  • One (1) year of engineering experience;
  • One (1) year of EMS experience at the EMT, IEMT, or CEP Level and possess a minimum of at least an ADHS EMT certification.

Licenses or Certifications:

  • State driver’s license or obtain one within two weeks of being hired. May be required to obtain an Arizona Commercial Driver’s License (CDL.).
  • Fire Fighting, I & II Certification.
  • National EMS Certification (BLS or ALS)
  • State of Arizona certification as an emergency medical technician or higher must be maintained.

Special Requirements:

  • Completion of the Arizona Fire Fighter I & II requirements or a similar course as approved by the Fire Chief. Completion of the ADHS Hazardous Materials First Responder course is mandatory prior to employment or be able to obtain within 6 months of being hired.
  • Will be required to pass a physical evaluation and agility test related to job duties.
  • Employee will be subjected to on-call assignments, shift supervisor assignments, and special projects as needed.
  • Employee will be required to maintain hair within the allowances stated in NFPA and Fire Department Guidelines. As employee will be a uniformed representative of the City of Page, the employee must maintain a neat and clean appearance.
  • Employee will be required to notify the Fire Chief of all outside jobs (paid or volunteer) and will be required to provide the Fire Chief with outside job work schedules. Fire Department operations may preclude employment in certain jobs that create conflict with the mission of the Fire Department or interfere with call back availability.
  • Due to the essential and critical nature of this position, when off duty the employee shall provide a valid home or cell contact phone number to the Fire Chief or his designate.
  • All employees are subject to emergency call back. Upon notification by the Fire Chief or his designate, the employee shall be able to respond to the fire station after being notified of the emergency.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of fire suppression and fire department vehicles, medical control and public relations. Must be able to function as operator/driver of various types of fire engines.
  • Knowledge of regulatory issues related to emergency situations and public and employee safety.
  • Knowledge of atmospheric and gas detectors, various hand-held measuring devices and investigative equipment.
  • Skill in the use computer equipment for word processing, spread sheet and data functions.
  • Skill in the use of basic office equipment such as copier, calculator and FAX machine.
  • Ability to possess and maintain either an Arizona EMT, IEMT or CEP certification.
  • Ability to develop reports and correspondence in a small network computer environment.
  • Ability to exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills in business English.
  • Ability to operate two-way radio equipment required.
  • Ability to demonstrate telephone communication skills must be excellent.
  • Ability to speak in public before groups of various sizes and ages is desirable.
  • Ability to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with various federal, state and local agencies in the fields of emergency services, enforcement and community development.
  • Ability to work effectively in team-oriented approach to community problems and development issues with other City Departments and personnel.
  • Ability to use various EMS and fire service related tools and equipment and safety devices such as extrication equipment, various power saws and rescue equipment, cardiac monitors, protective clothing, body substance isolation techniques, etc.
  • Ability to operate standard passenger vehicles, light trucks, four-wheel drive vehicles, fire trucks of various sizes including specialty vehicles such as aerial apparatus, ARFF trucks and ambulances. Must be able to function as Driver/Operator of various fire engines.
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools, forcible entry devices, extrication equipment, generators, lighting equipment, ventilation equipment and specialized rescue devices.
  • Ability to use various equipment and safety devices such as monitors, SCBA, protective clothing, etc. in the handling of emergency situations.
  • Ability to use suction devices, oxygen saturation monitor, blood glucose monitor, KED device, back board, traction splint, MAST pants, EVAC splints and pediatric securing devices.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. The following physical abilities are required: balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, feeling, fingering, grasping, handling, hearing, kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, and talking, visual acuity and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work requires decision making that could lead to major community or organizational consequences if this position fails to make the appropriate decision at the time.

Page has the right to revise this job description at any time. This description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Any interested person may obtain a complete job description by contacting the Human Resources Department or the City Receptionist. To obtain an application, contact the City Hall Receptionist, obtain online at cityofpage.org, fax application to 928-645-4233 or mail to: City of Page, PO Box 1180, Page, AZ 86040.  For information, please call 928-645-4231.  All applications and supporting materials must be returned to the Human Resources Department.

 

 

__________________________________  ____________________________________
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