The Red Team is hiring!!!!!!
Firefighter / Paramedic
The Town of Ashland is accepting applications for two vacancies in the Ashland Fire Department for the position of full-time Firefighter / Paramedic. This employment search may result in a list of candidates for future positions and will expire in one (1) year.
Applicants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, be highly motivated, possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must possess MA certification as an EMT-Basic while EMT-Paramedic is preferred. It is required to obtain and maintain EMT-Paramedic status within three years of appointment. It is preferred that applicants have a minimum of two years of experience working in a 911 Service. Fire Fighter I/II certificate is desirable. Must reside within fifteen (15) miles of the town limits within one year of appointment.
Duties of the Firefighter / Paramedic include fire suppression, emergency medical care, rescue, hazardous materials incidents, fire prevention, fire safety education, station and vehicle maintenance and other duties as determined by the Chief of Department.
Qualified applicants should submit a job application, cover letter, resume and copies of required certifications electronically via firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to the Human Resources Department, 101 Main Street, Ashland, MA 01721. Applications will be accepted until on September 29, 2017. EEO/AA.