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15 Oct 2021

Fire Seeking firefighters, EMTs, emergency support services

East Kingston Fire Department – Posted by tom@jgpr.net East Kingston, New Hampshire, United States

Job Description

The East Kingston, N.H., Fire Department is seeking collaborative residents of the community to serve as firefighters, emergency medical technicians, and emergency support services.

The Department has openings for both per diem and on-call shifts.

We are seeking applicants with a strong interest in fire service and emergency medical services. East Kingston is primarily residential and agricultural, so working for the East Kingston Fire Department involves a great deal of customer service and community service.

To be eligible for per diem shifts the minimum requirement is EMT-B with a New Hampshire medical provider’s license. About 70 percent of the Department’s calls are EMS-related. Preference is given to higher-licensing multiple certifications.

Successful applicants will receive Firefighter I and Firefighter II training, giving them national certification upon completion.

Successful applicants will have or be able to obtain the minimum qualifications:

  • Have a valid motor vehicle license (CDL preferred).
  • Ability to perform strenuous or peak physical effort during emergency, training or station maintenance activities for prolonged periods of time under conditions of extreme heights, intense heat, cold or smoke; ability to act effectively in emergency and stressful situations.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions; and communicate effectively orally and in writing;
  • Able to pass background investigation.

The Town of East Kingston is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages and welcomes all candidates to apply. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. The Town of East Kingston does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


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How to Apply

For more information, visit ekfd.org or contact Chief Ed Warren at ewarren@eastkingstonnh.gov

Job Categories: On Call. Job Types: Fire.

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