Firefighter AEMT or Paramedic

The City of Franklin is looking to fill an immediate opening for a Full-Time Firefighter/Advanced EMT or Paramedic daytime position. We are looking for a highly motivated individual that will demonstrate their commitment to our city, residents and the department.   

Franklin has a fire department that consists of 14 career firefighters. Twelve of these firefighters work a twenty-four-hour shift and two daytime positions.  The daytime position utilizes two, rotating, firefighters that work 12-hour shifts (07:00-19:00).  A full job description is available upon request.   

Minimum qualifications for applicants include: 

·         18 years of age 

·         High school diploma (or GED) 

·         Licensed provider to the level of AEMT or Paramedic 

·         New Hampshire CDL with Tank and Air Brake endorsement  

·         New Hampshire Firefighter II 

·         Current CPAT certificate or 

·         Lateral transfer of full-time career personnel pursuant to State of New Hampshire Administrative Rule 703.01 

·         Must achieve State of NH certification as a Swift Water Rescue Technician Level I within one year of hire. 

·         Must reside within 30 minutes of travel to the Franklin Fire Station within one year of hire.

Additional consideration will be given to applicants with: 

·               Paramedic

·               Associates Degree or higher  

 Benefits: A generous benefit package that currently includes fully paid medical and dental coverage. 

 Submit application, resume and cover letter by mail to:  

Franklin Fire Department
Attn: Deputy Chief Hall
59 West Bow Street, Franklin NH 03235 

 *** All applications, resumes and cover letters need to be received by June 5, 2020 at 12:00 

 *** Selected candidates will participate in an interactive process and finish with an oral board interview on June 9, 2020


City of Franklin
Close Date: 
Friday, June 5, 2020