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Job Openings (Firefighter Paramedic/EMT/Trainee, Lateral Police Officer, 911/Emergency Telecommunicator, Public Safety Officer & Sportsplex Recreation Assistants & Event Coordinators)

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THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE
FIREFIGHTER PARAMEDIC/EMT/TRAINEE
($41,650 annual salary plus $4,000 Incentive, plus EMS stipend, After all training & certifications)

Applicants must be 21 years of age, eligible to work in the U.S., high school graduate or equivalent, in excellent physical condition, and possess a valid driver's license. Applicants having a felony conviction cannot be considered due to EMS certification requirements.  Must have a valid CPAT card by January 11,2019 (CPAT test information): https://esec.wayne.k12.in.us/cpat-frequently-asked-questions/cpat-candidate-physical-ability-testing/ and/or https://kyfirecommission.kctcs.edu/fire_commission_programs/cpat/cpat_testing_schedule.aspx

Applicants must successfully complete Fire and EMT certification during six month probationary period for continued employment.

Applications are available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, Hopkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Friday, November 30, 2018.

Process Dates (All dates are subject to change)

  • November 30th – Last date to submit application
  • January 11th – Written exam
  • February 5th, 6th, & 7th – Interviews
  • April 8th – Projected start date

 The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE
POLICE OFFICER (LATERAL)
$41,650-$54,676 Salary + $4,000 State Incentive

Must be a KY certified Police Officer or approved by the Department of Criminal Justice for transferrable out-of-state police certification credentials.Additional information/documents/testing may be required as successful applicants continue thru the recruitment process. An extensive background investigation will be performed.  

Shift schedule rotates days/evening shifts with 4-ten hour work weeks with every other weekend off.Excellent benefits include health, dental, vision, & life insurance. 15 vacation days, 12 sick days, and 8 floating holidays per year are offered.  

Applications are available online and must be returned no later than 4:00pm, Friday, December 14, 2018. 

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


 

THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE
911 / EMERGENCY TELECOMMUNICATOR
$28,552 Starting Salary

Operate multi-line phone system, answer 911 emergency telephone calls, and dispatch calls to responding field units. Must have high school diploma or equivalent, be 18 years of age or older, type 35 WPM, possess strong verbal/written skills, & multi-task in a high stress environment. Applicants are subject to a background investigation, suitability screening test, polygraph, drug test and successfully complete a 5 week training course at the Dept. of Criminal Justice Training/Eastern KY University in Richmond, KY. Prior public safety training/experience desired. Shift schedule rotates day/evening shifts including weekends and holidays.

Our application is available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, Hopkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Friday, November 30, 2018.

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE
Public Safety Officer (Non-Sworn)
$30,406 starting salary

The Police Public Safety Officer is a non-sworn position responsible for performing non-hazardous and non-emergency calls for service and assisting police officers with routine duties. Handles crowd control at parades, street fairs, sports events, and other special events. May also be called to testify in court, assist citizens and monitor parking lots for parking violators.

Minimum qualifications include graduate of an accredited high school or GED. Will be required to attend and must successfully complete 120 hours of appropriate training certified by the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council. Requires evening and weekend hours of work.

Applications are available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, Hopkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Friday, November 30, 2018.

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE 
Sportsplex Recreation Assistants & Event Coordinators (part-time and seasonal positions) 

Will support the operations of the Hopkinsville Sportsplex and/or oversee various athletic events. Greet visitors, direct participants, and/or oversee athletic events in a variety of sports. Requires a minimum of a 10th grade level education, be 18 yrs. of age, and interest/experience in related athletic or sporting events. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.

Applications are available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, opkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Friday, November 30, 2018.

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer