EMS Job Board

Here are the latest postings for EMS jobs in Maine. Below you’ll find current EMT, advanced EMT, and paramedics jobs available throughout our state. Before applying, you should contact the agency directly to make sure the posting is still current.

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Northern Light Medical Transport & Emergency Care

Full-time Paramedics, AEMT's, and EMT's

Bangor, Maine

Posted June 7, 2021

Looking for a career in EMS? We’ve got a job for you!

Full-Time Paramedic – $5,000 sign-on bonus

Full-Time EMT/AEMT – $2,500 sign-on bonus

We are also hiring per diem staff as well

Competitive wages with weekend & shift differentials

Variety of shift options available

Generous benefits package with medical, dental, retirement, and more

Education opportunities: Certification & CEH classes provided, opportunity to advance your license level

Teaching & Instructor opportunities

Our EMS services include a mix of 911 coverage & Interfacility Transport (BLS, ALS, PIFT, we assist with Ground CCT & NICU) Local, In-State & Out of State travel

Interested in learning more or want to apply?

Visit Northern Light Health Career page, change the company name to: Northern Light Medical Transport & Emergency Care, and click search to view current openings.

You can also contact Tony Lagasse via email at

[email protected]

Vinalhaven EMS

Ambulance Director

Vinalhaven, Maine

Posted June 4, 2021

The Town of Vinalhaven EMS is a Basic Service, licensed to the paramedic level.  Our services average approximately 200 calls per year, with 65% transported to the mainland.  We pride ourselves on offering the same quality of care that one would expect on the mainland, despite our remoteness.  We are looking for an Ambulance Director who can support our good work and improve on it.

The Town of Vinalhaven, a year-round island community of over 1,200 people, is located 12 miles from the mainland in Penobscot Bay and its population swells to over 3,000 in the summer.  The island is serviced by Islands Community Medical Services (ICMS), a federally qualified health center staffed at a minimum by a mid-level provider 24-7.

Our community is seeking someone that is committed to serving others, willing to embrace challenges, and able to enhance our service.  This is a full-time position that offers paid vacation and sick time, health, dental and retirement contributions, and a salary range of $44,720 to 50,960, commensurate with experience.

If you wish to learn more about this unique opportunity or are interested in applying, click here for more info or contact Andrew Dorr, Town Manager at [email protected].  Review of applications and scheduling of interviews will begin immediately, the proposed deadline is May 14, 2021.

Calais Fire Department

FT/PT Firefighters

Calais, Maine

Posted June 4, 2021

Calais Fire – EMS is currently seeking motivated Firefighter Paramedics and EMTs to join our team. Full-time and Part-time positions immediately available with preference given to a paramedic candidate. Come make a difference! For more information on how you may be able to serve with our excellent staff of professionals, contact Fire Chief Ken Clark at 454-7400, via email, [email protected], or check us out on Facebook. City of Calais, EOE.

Peninsula Ambulance Corps

per diem and part time EMT's, AEMT's and Paramedics

Blue Hill, Maine

Posted June 3, 2021

We are looking for self-motivated individuals to be part of our team. We provide ALS-level ambulance services to our service area; including, 911, IFT, PIFT, and Community Paramedicine.

Peninsula Ambulance Corps is dedicated to providing the highest quality ambulance and related health care services to the residents of Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Castine, Penobscot, Sedgwick, and Surry, Maine, as well as the larger EMS community. The Peninsula Ambulance Corps is a not for profit, 501(c)(3) corporation formed in 1968.

Advantages of working for PAC:

  • Beautiful Blue Hill Peninsula coverage area
  • Stryker Power-LOAD and Power-PRO XT Cot stretcher systems
  • New LP15 cardiac monitors and LUCAS 3
  • New ambulances
  • Employer pays continuing education tuitions
  • Employer provides access to multiple CAPCE accredited online education platforms
  • Combination of emergency 911, Community paramedicine, and interfaculty transports, including PIFT
  • Just culture management principles
  • Competitive wages including credit for EMS experience
  • Comfortable station with broadband internet, cable TV and individual bedrooms.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Current State of Maine EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic license
  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR
  • Active, unrestricted Maine Driver’s license
  • Insurable by auto insurance carrier
  • Current ACLS certification (Paramedic level)

Preferred/ Will provide to qualified candidates:

  • Maine EMS Paramedic Interfacility Transport Certification (Paramedic Level)


Applications available at: www.peninsulaems.org.

Further information available from:

Peninsula Ambulance Corps

46 Water Street

Blue Hill, ME 04614



Alan Henschke, BS, NRP



[email protected]

Town of Waldoboro

per-diem staff in our Emergency Medical Service Department

Waldoboro, Maine

Posted June 3, 2021

Essential duties include performing a variety of technical tasks while responding to emergency medical calls, inter-facility transfers and community paramedicine.  Ideal applicants would have the following: A valid Maine Driver’s License a current Maine EMS license at the EMT, AEMT or Paramedic level. A valid CPR certification. AVOC required within six months of hire.

For questions or inquiries please contact Deputy Director Derek Booker at 207-832-2160 or by email at [email protected]   Applications are available at www.waldoboromaine.org  and can be delivered in person or mailed to Waldoboro EMS P.O. Box J, Waldoboro Maine, 04572. Please include a resume upon application.

Old Town Fire Rescue

Fire Fighter

Old Town, Maine

Posted April 21, 2021

Old Town Fire Rescue is looking for a candidate who is a team player, who will embrace our progressive views and hard working attitude.  Minimum qualifications to apply are a valid Maine Driver’s License, Maine EMT license, and High School diploma or equivalent.

Find more information at www.oldtownfd.org


Hampden Fire Dept.

Full-time FF/EMT (AEMT or Paramedic)

Hampden, Maine

Posted March 23, 2021

The Town of Hampden is seeking applicants for a full-time firefighter/EMT (Advanced EMT or Paramedic). Hampden Public Safety is a community-centered agency committed to providing professional and progressive public safety services.

Requirements: Applicants must be licensed at the AEMT level or higher to apply for this position. Candidates with State FF I and II certification are desired. Candidates that are not currently Paramedics will be required to obtain their Paramedic license per IAFF Local 4903 Collective Bargaining Agreement. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants will be required to pass a background check, Hampden Fire Department Physical Agility Test, a written test, complete a job related assessment center, and a medical exam.

Benefits: The Hampden Fire Department offers a competitive wage/benefits package, excellent retirement options, opportunities for advancement and professional growth, 12 paid holidays, and vacation time.

Wages: The rate of pay is $21.33 to $27.22. A lateral entry at the Public Safety Director’s discretion is available based on training and experience.

Health Insurance: Maine Municipal Employees Health Trust PPO 2500 with 90% Med-A-Vision Plan. The Town pays 100% for the employee and 70% for a family plan.

Retirement: Maine State Retirement plan 3C, which includes 2/3 pay after 25 years of service with no age attainment, and COLA; or I.C.M.A. with a 10% contribution by the Town (no employee match required). The Town will contribute an additional .5% with an employee contribution to the I.C.M.A. 457 Plan.

Schedule: 42- hour work week. Shift pattern is 24 hours on duty, 24 hours off duty, 24 hours on duty, 5 days off duty.

Sick Leave Incentive: The Town will make available retirement medical benefits offered under I.C.M.A. The Town will contribute 12 hours per month upon the employee accumulating the maximum sick time hours of 1,008.

To obtain an application or additional information, please contact Hampden Public Safety at (207) 862-4000. Applications can also be obtained at https://www.hampdenmaine.gov/jobs.

Please submit completed application, cover letter, and resume via e-mail ([email protected]) or mail to:

Deputy Fire Chief
106 Western Avenue
Hampden, ME 04444

Application period will close at 1700 on Monday, April 5, 2021.

The Town of Hampden is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Northern Light A.R. Gould

Critical Care Paramedic

Presque Isle, Maine

Posted March 2, 2021

A Transport Medicine paramedic is a staff paramedic who has received specialized training to meet the needs of critical patients, both in-house patients and patients being transported (by air or by ground) to a tertiary care center. This person must be adequately prepared by experience and training to care for cases ranging in acuity from non-urgent to life-threatening and from minor injuries to major trauma. S/he must demonstrate an ability to cope with extreme emergent situations while remaining calm, and demonstrate recognition of the value and dignity of the individual without regard to the nature of the illness/injury or the circumstances leading to it. The Transport Medicine Paramedic is part of a team, providing a service that may be needed at any given moment. The primary function will include arranging and performing critical care interfacility transfers as part of a Nurse- Paramedic team. The CCT paramedic schedule will include rotations on a 911 ambulance.

Apply today at:


Bar Harbor Fire Dept.

F/T Firefighter / EMT (search reopened)

Bar Harbor, Maine

Posted January 14, 2021

The Bar Harbor Fire Department is accepting applications for two full time firefighter /  EMT’s. Bar Harbor Fire Dept. will select candidates for further consideration that meet  its specific requirements, and who best meet the objectives and needs of the fire  department. 


  • Maine Licensed EMT, EMT-A, or EMT-P / EMT-P preferred 
  • AHA CPR 
  • ALS Providers must have ACLS, PALS, and PIFT 
  • Maine Certified or Pro Board Firefighter 1 & II (NFPA 1001 qualifications) EVOC 
  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • Maine Driver’s License 
  • Must live within 39 road miles of Central fire station 
  • Pass written exam 
  • Pass physical agility test 

Cover letter and resumes will be accepted until filled.

Send resumes to

Chief Matthew Bartlett 

Bar Harbor Fire Department 

37 Firefly Lane 

Bar Harbor, Maine 04609 

~ The Town Of Bar Harbor Is an Equal Opportunity Employer ~

Downeast EMS


Calais, Maine

Posted November 9, 2020

Downeast EMS is accepting applications to fill multiple immediate openings for Paramedic Pre-Hospital Providers. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and be licensed as a Maine or Nationally Registered Paramedic.

Qualified candidates must demonstrate professional behavior that supports team efforts and enhances team behavior, performance, and productivity. Candidates must possess communication skills, critical thinking skills, physical strength, emotional strength, listening skills, interpersonal skills, and compassion.

We offer a lucrative healthcare benefits package/generous paid vacation, personal time off and sick leave. Overtime pay frequently available. Competitive sliding wage scale.

Paramedics work an appealing 48 hour shift weekly

Sign-on Bonus: $5,000.00 dollars with a two-year contractual agreement

Applications are available online at our website www.downeastems.org or at Woodland Base 205 Main Street Baileyville ME 04694

For further questions or concerns please contact the Operations Manager Casey Bearor at 207-427-6100 or email [email protected].

Downeast EMS is an equal opportunity employer.