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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Employment Opportunity: Paramedic/Firefighter

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City of Belfast

Employment Opportunity

Per-Diem Paramedic/Firefighter

The City of Belfast is accepting applications for the position(s) of full-time Paramedic/Firefighter. This is a skilled Paramedic EMS position with firefighting responsibilities, both Emergency and Non-emergency, as well as combating, extinguishing, and preventing fires. It involves responding to a wide range of medical and fire suppression emergencies to ensure the stability and safety of our community. 

The successful candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent; Associate degree in Fire or EMS related preferred, possess and maintain a valid State of Maine Class C operator's license, CDL preferred, and a Maine EMT Paramedic license is desired. Candidates with AEMT license, who intend to obtain a Paramedic qualification within a reasonable period are encouraged to apply. Additionally, a State of Maine Firefighter I/II  is desired and must be SCBA certified. Candidates must be able to work rotating 12-hour shifts; that may include evenings and weekends. Candidates must successfully complete a comprehensive background check and a post-offer physical exam. 

Applications may be obtained in person or online

Please submit Cover Letter, Resume, and References to:

Fire Chief at City of Belfast, 131 Church Street, Belfast, Maine 04915.


Applications will be accepted until Friday, November 12, 2021.

The City of Belfast is an equal opportunity employer. 

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