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Acushnet Fire Department seeking to hire full-time firefighter/paramedic


“The Acushnet Fire & EMS Department is currently seeking one full-time Firefighter/Paramedic.

Minimum professional expectations can be found on the attached Municipal Firefighter and Paramedic job descriptions.

Basic requirements include: current Massachusetts certified EMT-Paramedic, ability to complete the Career Firefighter Recruit Training Program offered by the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy (if required), and an ability to respond in a safe and efficient manner, as documented by Google Map search, within fifteen (15) minutes from place of residence to Acushnet Fire Station #1.

• The above requirements are mandatory and candidates not meeting all requirements will not be considered.
• Consideration will be given to Veteran’s and qualified candidates currently residing in the town of Acushnet.
• The successful candidate will be hired by the Fire Chief following a robust selection process.
• Deadline for submitting a letter of interest is due by the close of business Friday, February 12, 2021.

Requirements and instructions can be found here.

Questions regarding this position should be addressed to Fire Chief Kevin Gallagher via email kgallagher@acushnet.ma.us
The Town of Acushnet is an AA/EOE employer.

About Michael Silvia

Served 20 years in the United States Air Force. Owner of New Bedford Guide.

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