The City of Dubuque, Iowa Civil Service Commission will be conducting a written entrance examination and physical agility test for the position of Firefighter on March 3, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the fire training facility located at 14928 Public Safety Way in Dubuque, Iowa. At the time of the written examination, applicants must be 18 years of age or older; possess a high school diploma or its equivalent; possess a current State of Iowa EMT-Paramedic specialist certification or be eligible for Iowa endorsement of another state’s paramedic certification or the National Registry’s Paramedic Credentials; or have completed or enrolled in a certified paramedic training program that will make the candidate eligible for Iowa endorsement upon completion of the program. The successful candidate will possess a current State of Iowa EMT-Paramedic specialist certification at the time of appointment. The successful candidate will also possess a demonstrated ability to follow a management style that is input oriented and values problem solving and the development of partnerships and a desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. Please submit a Civil Service Application to the City Personnel Office by 5:00 p.m. on December 9, 2011. Applications may be obtained at the City Personnel Office, City Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, IA52001-4864. The Civil Service Application, Benefit Summary and Job Description are available at www.cityofdubuque.org. The Personnel Office may be contacted at 563-589-4125 or email@example.com. The City offers an annual salary range of $47,648 to $55,801, effective July 1, 2012, and an attractive benefit package. A pre-employment drug screen will be administered. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. EOE.