The Town of Freeport is currently seeking applications for the position(s) of full-time
Firefighter/Paramedic. This is a skilled Firefighting and EMS position consisting of Paramedic
responsibilities, both emergency and non-emergency, as well as combating, extinguishing, and
preventing fires. Work involves responding to a wide range of fire suppression and medical
emergencies to ensure the stability and safety of our community.
Shift starts at 0700 hours and is 24 hours on, 24 hours off, 24 hours on, 5 days off for an average
work week of 42 hours. Weekends, holidays, training, and potential over time will be expected.
High School Diploma or equivalent; Associate degree Fire or EMS related preferred.
Must possess and maintain a valid State of Maine Class C operator's license.
Maine EMT Paramedic license desired.
Candidates with an AEMT license, who intend to obtain a Paramedic qualification within a
reasonable period are encouraged to apply.
State of Maine Firefighter I is required, and Firefighter II certification is desired.
Must be SCBA certified.
Must be able to work rotating 24-hour shifts; including evenings, nights, and weekends
Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check and a post-offer physical
The Town offers a generous benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Short-Term Disability
and Life Insurance, as well as Retirement, Vacation, and Sick leave.
Applications may be obtained in person or online at www.freeportmaine.com.
Return the application with cover letter and resume to:
Judy Hawley, Assistant Town Manager
30 Main Street
Freeport, ME 04032
The Town of Freeport is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not tolerate discrimination or
harassment in the workplace. Members of traditionally underrepresented communities are encouraged
to apply for employment.
Position open until filled.