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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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.

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

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