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Employment Opportunity- Firefighter/Paramedic

The Northborough Fire Department seeks qualified applicants for the full-time position of Firefighter/Paramedic. The successful candidate will work a rotating shift of 24/on 48/off, 24/on 96/off over an eight-week rotation (42-hour week on average). Applicants must possess MA certification as an EMT-Paramedic with a minimum of one year of job-related experience. High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s Degree in Fire Science or Paramedicine is desirable. A successful applicant who has not completed the MA Fire Academy’s 10-week Career Firefighter Recruit Training Program will be required to do so. Per the union contract, as a condition of employment, the successful candidate shall reside in Town or shall establish and/or maintain residency in a community whose border lies within fifteen air miles of Northborough’s border. Valid MA driver’s license required. Compensation range, inclusive of base wages and paramedic stipend is $53,515 - $65,683, dependent upon qualifications; comprehensive benefits provided. To apply, submit cover letter and resume to Town of Northborough, c/o Chief David Parenti, 63 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532, or email to  Position open until filled with priority consideration of applications received by April 18, 2017. AA/EOE.

Northborough Town Hall  63 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532
Hours -- Mon, Wed, Thu 8am-4pm  Tue 8am-7pm  Fri 7am-12pm