Firefighter/Paramedic

The Town of Pelham, New Hampshire is seeking to fill one full-time position of Firefighter-Paramedic (FF/Advanced EMT May be considered)

Duties
Engages in fire suppression, rescue, fire prevention and emergency medical services at the Paramedic level and all other duties assigned by the department.

Requirements
Applicant must be a high school graduate or submit an equivalent GED Certificate; must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license. Applicant must have State of New Hampshire certification as Firefighter Career, Level II or higher and have passed the State of New  Hampshire physical agility test and be on the current statewide CPAT list or be eligible for lateral transfer of full-time career personnel pursuant to State of NH Administrative Rule, Fire 703.01. Must be a Nationally Registered Paramedic (Advanced EMT considered) or in paramedic training. Possession of a Fire Science or Protection Degree is highly desirable and receives incentives. The applicant, within one year, must live within 20 miles of the Pelham Fire Station. Compensation

Starting Salary: FF/Paramedic $22.04-$24.33 with experience & FF/Advanced EMT $19.00-$20.98 with experience. Compensation package is covered under the IAFF Local 4546 Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Work Schedule
Shift work: 24 hours on / 72 hours off plus overtime as available.

Benefits
Health and dental insurance, life insurance, earned time off, sick pool with 3:1 earned time conversion, yearly fitness incentive, yearly fire education and Degree incentives, tuition assistance, longevity, 11 holidays with double time on Thanksgiving and Christmas, clothing allowance, New Hampshire retirement system, paid training, unlimited callbacks, bereavement leave and more in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.

Applications must be received no later than Wednesday September 25, 2019 at 4pm. Resume and cover letter should be mailed to PO Box 321 Pelham, NH 03076 or delivered to the Pelham Fire Station at 36 Village Green Pelham, NH 03076.  Applicants will be required to pass an oral interview,

Organization: 
Town of Pelham
Type: 
Employment
Close Date: 
Wednesday, September 25, 2019