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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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.

Raymond Public Safety

Full time Paramedic/FF

Raymond, Maine

Posted November 9, 2020

The Town of Raymond is seeking a full time Paramedic/FF to join our Public Safety Department. This position is scheduled on 24 hour rotating shifts. The qualified applicant must be experienced with an excellent work history, self-motivated and hold a clean valid Maine Driver’s license. Current Maine Paramedic License and Firefighting Certifications are required. Must successfully pass the Fit for Duty physical test and a complete background check. The Town of Raymond offers a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive employee benefit package.

For application and job description go to www.raymondmaine.org

Send resume, application, and cover letter to:

Rita M Theriault
Human Resource Officer
401 Webbs Mills Road
Raymond, Maine 04071
207-655-4742 ext 123
or electronically to
[email protected]

Position open until filled
The Town of Raymond is an EOE.

Glenburn Fire Dept.

Per Diem EMTs, AEMTs and Paramedics

Glenburn, Maine

Posted October 30, 2020

The Glenburn Fire Department is looking for EMS PROVIDERS at the EMT Basic, Advanced, or Paramedic level. Glenburn EMS assists the fire department with providing exceptional service to our community and the surrounding area. Our EMS response model is non-traditional and offers opportunities for freedom and growth. Glenburn EMS offers paid day shifts from the fire station and the flexibility to work from within the response area on a stipend/pay-per-call basis. Current department projects include implementing ALS response, and Community Paramedicine.

Interested individuals may reach out with questions, or for an application to [email protected], [email protected], or leave a message at the fire station at (207) 942-6118.

The Glenburn Fire Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Wiscasset Ambulance Service

Per Diem EMTs, AEMTs, and Paramedics

Wiscasset, Maine

Posted October 29, 2020

The Town of Wiscasset is currently accepting applications for Per-Diem EMTs, AEMTs, and Paramedics. Applicants must be highly motivated and able to work in a team environment. Pay rate averages are $15-EMTs, $16.50-AEMTs, and $20 for Paramedics.

All applicants must provide the following documents with their application:

Current License
Valid Driver’s License
High School Diploma or equivalent
Additional education and EMS certifications-AVOC, NIMS 100, 200, and 700
Cover letter, Resume, and three references

Application may be obtained at the Wiscasset Town Office or online at www.wiscasset.org under the human resource section.

They may be sent to:

Wiscasset Ambulance Service
51 Bath Road.
Wiscasset, ME 04578
Or Email
Erin Bean- Interim EMS Director
[email protected]

Winthrop Ambulance Service

Full-Time Paramedic

Winthrop, Maine

Posted October 29, 2020

The Winthrop Ambulance Service is currently seeking motivated and caring individual who would be interested in accepting this exciting and rewarding career opportunity as a full-time line Paramedic. Winthrop Ambulance covers seven communities in the Western Lakes Region of Kennebec County, serving a population of 20,000+. We operate four type three ambulances, and are upgrading our equipment to include new Monitors, mechanical CPR devices, and video laryngoscopy.

This is a thirty-six (36) hour per week position with sick time, vacation time, and health and retirement benefits. Position will include emergency responses, emergent and non-emergent transfers, and Community Paramedicine and outreach duties. Successful candidate will be required to pass a physical capacity screening. Starting hourly rate is $20.92.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

John Dovinsky, EMS Director
Winthrop Ambulance Service
31 Old Western Ave.
Winthrop, ME. 04364


[email protected]

Application deadline is: October 19, 2020

Millinocket Fire & Rescue

Full Time
Fire Fighter/Advanced EMT or Paramedic

Millinocket, Maine

Posted October 29, 2020

The Town of Millinocket is currently accepting applications for (1) Full Time Fire Fighter/Advance EMT or Paramedic to join its team.

Minimum qualifications are as follows:

Education, Experience, Certifications, Licenses.

  • Must have high school diploma or the equivalent (GED) and be 18 years of age.
  • Minimum of one-year experience as a Licensed EMT.
  • Certification and licensure as an Advanced EMT or Paramedic.
  • Must maintain state-mandated continuing education requirements, including current American Heart Association (AHA) certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Paramedic Inter-facility Transfer (PIFT) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), or equivalent.
  • Firefighter 1 or equivalent.
  • Must possess a valid clean Maine Driver’s License.
  • Must be EVOC certified.
  • Must be 100, 200, 700 NIMS certified or complete training within one year.

Comprehensive Benefits Package:

  • 25 year/55 age Maine State Retirement Package Also Social Security.
  • 24 Hour shifts, 42 hours over 8 weeks. (Shift package is subject to change if necessary)
  • Family medical health coverage, paid vacations, PTO’S, and sick time.
  • Wage step increases.
  • Advanced pay scale $719.00 to $783.64 (dependent on qualifications)
  • Paramedic pay scale $748.77 to $815.14 (dependent on qualifications)

Applications and copy of job description may be picked up by calling the Town Office or on line at ( www.millinocket.org ) Applications may be submitted by mail, faxed or email:

Lori A. Santerre
Human Resources Director
Town of Millinocket
197 Penobscot Avenue
Millinocket, ME 04462
207-723-7000 x5
[email protected]

(Position open until filled)


Brewer Fire Department

Firefighter / EMT

Brewer, Maine

Posted October 22, 2020

The City of Brewer, Maine is seeking highly motivated individual to join the ranks of Brewer’s bravest. Duties include EMS response and fire suppression and prevention, rescue and equipment operations on 2-24 hour shifts per week. The minimum qualifications for this position include, high school diploma or GED equivalent, valid Maine driver’s license, and must establish and maintain a residency within 30-minutes of the Brewer Fire Station. Must pass a written exam, with an oral board, complete a physical agility test and be in excellent physical health as confirmed by a licensed medical doctor.

Employment is subject to the candidate passing a pre-employment physical, drug screening, driver’s license verification, and background check. Preference will be given to military veterans and to candidates holding a valid State of Maine EMS license or State of Maine firefighter 1 and 2 certification.

The City of Brewer offers competitive wages with a comprehensive benefit package. Interested Applicants must submit a completed application, cover letter, resume and three (3) professional references on or before November 6, 2020 by 4:00 pm to:

City of Brewer
Attn: Erik Tourtillotte
151 Parkway South
Brewer, ME 04412

A complete job description and application may be obtained at:


The City of Brewer is EOE

Northern Light EMS

Part-Time Paramedics

Bangor, Maine

Posted August 24, 2020

Capital Ambulance is looking for paramedic candidates to fill two positions, one variable per Diem position, and one full-time night position.

To learn more about Capital Ambulance visit them at their webpage http://capitalambulance.org/

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Calais Fire Department

FT/PT Firefighters

Calais, Maine

Posted August 24, 2020

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 Posick at 454-7400, via email, [email protected], or check us out on Facebook. City of Calais, EOE.

Town of Bucksport, Maine

Full-Time Firefighter Paramedic

Bucksport, Maine

Posted August 24, 2020

Bucksport Fire & Rescue is seeking a Full Time Fire Fighter/EMT. The Town of Bucksport is a community of 5000 people, and we also provide Fire/EMS coverage to the community of Verona and EMS coverage to the community of Orland under contractual arrangements, which adds several thousand people to the coverage area. The community is in the process of significant economic development activity at the former site of the VERSO mill, has an excellent school system, many amenities such as a mile-long waterfront walkway, hiking trails, and an expanding local business community, and is within 18 miles of Belfast, Ellsworth, and the Bangor/Brewer region. The community has a bright future and we are looking for a motivated Firefighter/EMT to join our team. Bucksport Fire & Rescue is a small combination with a full time Deputy Chief and 6 full time firefighters supported by a staff of 25 paid per call employees. We respond to upwards of 1200 calls a year involving fire and medical emergencies.

The position we are seeking to fill is that of a Full Time Firefighter/EMT. Minimum qualifications include, Firefighter 1 certification (FF 2 preferred) and currently licensed as an EMT (Paramedic preferred). Other certifications that will be considered are EVOC, Maine Class A/B License, and Haz-Mat Ops to name a few.

The shift consists of a 24-hour work day that follows a repeating pattern consisting of 24 ON/48 off/24 ON /96 off/24 ON/48 off/24 ON/24 off/24 ON/48 off/24 ON/24 off. The workweek consists of an average of 53 hours/week with built in comp time and wages starting at $16.84 an hour. Top rate of pay with longevity is $24.04 an hour. Insurance is a deductible plan provided through Allegiant Care (Northern New England Benefit Trust) covering Health, Dental and Vision with employee contributions amounting to 20% of the premium cost which at this time is $70 bi-weekly for the single plan. The Town of Bucksport participates in Social Security and the Maine State Retirement System providing with employee contributions a 25/55 plan, (a 457 plan through ICMA is also offered without an employer match).

The Bucksport Fire & Rescue Department has a residency requirement for its full time employees of 25-miles from the station.

An application for employment may be obtained in person at the Bucksport Public Safety Building, 89 Franklin St. or online at the Town Bucksport Website (www.bucksportmaine.gov) under the ‘Application Forms’ tab. Applications may be dropped off at the Public Safety Building, mailed to PO Box 1848, Bucksport ME, 04416 or Faxed to 207-469-7369. For more information, please contact, Deputy Chief Michael Denning at [email protected] or 207-469-7951.