EMPLOYMENT: Firefighter/Paramedic (FT) City of Kennedale

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The City

of Kennedale is seeking to fill a full-time Firefighter/ Paramedic position. The position was posted October 30, 2015 and will remain open until filled. {{more}}

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Class ?C? Texas Driver?s License
  • Firefighter and Paramedic certifications required
  • Satisfactory completion of the following:
    • written examination
    • physical agility test
    • background and reference checks
    • peer board review
    • Chief?s interview
    • psychological assessment
    • polygraph exam
    • physical fitness assessment
    • medical exam
    • drug and alcohol screening

The annual salary for a full-time firefighter/paramedic starts at $51,910. This includes base pay ($44, 300 annually), holiday (approximately $1,968 annually), FLSA overtime (approximately $5,642 annually). The City of Kennedale is a member of TMRS, offering a 2:1 match for every dollar contributed up to 7% of your salary. Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance are provided as well as vacation and sick time, twelve (12) paid holidays annually, longevity pay (after one year of employment), and the option to participate in a 457 deferred compensation plan and/or flexible spending plan.


Please submit your applicationPDF Icon and firefighter background packetPDF Icon in one of the following ways:

Kelly Cooper

Director of Human Resources

405 Municipal Drive

Kennedale, TX 76060

3. FAX


This position will remain open until filled.

Published October 30, 2015 10:35 AM – Closing November 30, 2015 5:00 PM

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