Mehlville Fire Protection District Is Hiring 24-Hour Shift Critical Care Paramedics!

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Must be a high school graduate or possess a state-issued GED
  • Must possess a current Missouri EMT-P License
  • Must possess a current, valid Driver’s License
  • Preferred certifications include:
    • MFPD will pay for CCP-C or FP-C and other certifications
  • Ability to work four or five 24-hour shifts per pay period (2,920 hours per year)
  • Ability to meet the physical demands and perform essential functions of the position, including regular attendance


  • $69,350 without CCP Certification; $98,976 after 4 years of service
  • $76,350 with CCP-C or FP-C Certification; $105,976 with CCP-C or FP-C Certification after 4 years of service

Benefits Package:

  • 100% paid health insurance premiums for you and your family starting on the day of hire; maximum annual out-of-pocket expenses are $3,000 per participant or $6,000 for a family
  • 100% paid dental and vision insurance premiums for you and 50% for the family starting on the day of hire
  • Ability to earn a health savings deposit of up to $1,200 annually for meeting wellness initiatives. New hires automatically receive $1,200 after 90 days of employment (for the upcoming wellness year)
  • Retirement plan with 8% employer contribution, which increases with tenure to 11% beginning with the first full paycheck
  • Additional 2% retirement plan employer match with 2% deferred employee contribution beginning with the first full paycheck
  • 100% paid $100,000 life insurance
  • 100% reimbursed long-term disability insurance
  • 6 vacation days and 1 personal day, prorated in hire year
  • 8 days sick leave per year, prorated in hire year
  • $1,600 annual perfect attendance bonus
  • $200 holiday pay
  • $700 annual uniform allowance
  • Annual tuition reimbursement of up to $5,000 per year after the first year of employment
  • 100% paid Employee Assistance Plan
  • 100% paid Missouri Firefighter Cancer plan after 5 years of employment
  • Paid New Parent, Funeral Leave, Cancer Diagnosis Leave
  • Voluntary Dependent Care and Limited Health Care flexible tax-saving spending accounts available
  • Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short-Term Disability, and Term Life Insurance available

Apply today by emailing your resume and credentials to!
Mehlville Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.