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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Shapleigh Rescue

AEMT and Paramedics

Shapleigh, Maine

Posted December 15, 2023

Shapleigh Rescue

Shapleigh Rescue is looking to hire AEMTs and Paramedics for 12-hour shifts.



  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a Maine AEMT license or higher
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, preferably with EVOC
  • Must have a High School diploma or GED

Wages per Experience Level Provider:

  • AEMT  $22.00/hr
  • Paramedic  $24.00/hr
  • + $1.00/hr Weekend Differential

For questions or to apply contact Gene at [email protected] or 207-636-2211

Lincoln Fire Department


Lincoln, Maine

Posted December 13, 2023

The Lincoln Maine Fire Department is seeking licensed paramedics to join our ranks. Lincoln is one of the busiest fire departments in Penobscot County with a combined call volume of approximately 2,000 calls a year. Firefighters/Paramedics will have the opportunity to rotate onto the engine; whereas Paramedics who do not wish to do fire operations will be assigned to an ambulance.

Further benefits include:
• First step wages waived; Starting base pay 1s 27.78/HR with many more stipends available
• New 42-hour work week (24 on, 24 off, 24 on, 5 days off)
• In-house Quality Assurance
• On-site gym access
• Maine State Retirement or ICMA retirement available with a 6% match
• Training Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) provided and/or paid for in-house.
• Overtime opportunities with a minimum 3-hour call-in. Recall stipends available for off-duty personnel.
The position is open until filled with applications checked on the first of every month.
Advanced EMTs currently enrolled in a Paramedic class are highly encouraged to apply.
Please call (207) 794-2610 x2 and ask to speak to Chief Brown or the officer on duty with any questions

Winterport Ambulance Service

EMT, AEMT, and Paramedics

Winterport, Maine

Posted November 28, 2023

Now Hiring

Winterport Ambulance Service

          The Winterport Ambulance Service, part of the Winterport Fire and Rescue Association, a private non-profit organization, is currently seeking applications for all Levels of EMS, from EMTs to Paramedics. Our department responds to an average of 500 emergency calls annually between Winterport and Frankfort.


The service operates with one frontline ambulance staffed 24/7 and a backup ambulance stocked at the AEMT level. Shifts are per-diem, 12-hour blocks, running from 0600-1800 and 1800 0600.


Minimum qualifications include a Maine Driver’s license and AVOC or EVOC certification. Members receive a $2.10/hour stipend for staying at the station. Hourly pay rates, including stipend, are as follows:


  • Driver $16.80
  • EMT: $18.90
  • AEMT: $19.95
  • Paramedic: $23.10


Other Benefits include paid holidays, earned time off, and a clothing allowance.


If you or someone you know may be interested in joining our Team, please contact:


Chief Billy Hawkes

Winterport Ambulance


[email protected]

Searsport Ambulance

Per Diem EMS Provider

Searsport, Maine

Posted November 9, 2023

Searsport Ambulance Service

County: Waldo County
Job Type: Public Safety – Public Safety – EMS

Searsport Ambulance Service is accepting applications for all positions (Drivers, EMTs, AEMTs, Paramedics).

Job Description:

  • The position of a Per Diem EMS provider requires providing medical aid within the community.
  • Work involves training for participation in duties of protecting life and property through performing rescue activities.
  • Duties between calls include housekeeping, maintenance, and interacting with the public.
  • Shifts are 12 hours.


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent: any equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered at the Town’s discretion.
  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • CPR (AHA).
  • ACLS/PALS for Paramedic providers.
  • AVOC certification within 6 months of hire.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Valid Maine EMS License (if applying as provider).
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • All individuals considered for the position must have clean driving and criminal records. A background check is completed on all individuals considered for hire. This is a non-union position.


Rates of pay-

Driver -$17/hr

Basic – $20/hr

Aemt – $24/hr

Paramedic – $28/hr


Please contact [email protected] for an application or for more information.

Orono Fire Department

Full-time Firefighter

Orono, Maine

Posted October 12, 2023

Now Hiring Full-time Firefighter

Orono Fire Department

The Town of Orono, home to the University of Maine, has openings for career-oriented candidates to join our fire department. Orono Fire is an all-hazards response agency responsible for the delivery of fire, emergency medical, and technical rescue services to the Town and the University of Maine.


Position Summary

The work schedule is 24/72, average 42-hour week. Orono Fire operates out of one centrally located station and staffs five firefighters per shift. Orono Fire has the distinction of providing hazardous materials response services for Penobscot County and serving as a designated State Regional Response Team.


Candidates who are selected will be required to perform firefighting, driving, and operations of apparatus, emergency medical services, community outreach, and special operations duties including hazardous materials response


Minimum Qualifications:

-Must be at least 18 years of age

-High school diploma or equivalent

-Valid Maine driver’s license or ability to attain prior to employment

-Willingness to be a contributing member of a team that values collaboration, exploration, and personal growth


Preferred Qualifications:

-Proboard or IFSAC Firefighter I or I/II

-Maine or National Registry Paramedic, Advanced EMT, or EMT. Preference will be given to Paramedics

-Current hazardous materials operations or technician certification

-Associate degree in Fire Science, Paramedicine, Business, or a similar area of study


The Benefits

$20.62-24.52 (42 hours per week base)

-Professional Licensure Stipend (Paramedic – $1.75) (AEMT- $0.60)

-Educational Stipend (Bachelors- $1.00) (Associates-$0.50)

-Retirement: Maine State Retirement 2/3 after 25 years w/COLA

-Medical, Dental, Vision, Income Protection options


The department recently received a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant which will increase staffing to 6 personnel per shift.


Apply today:  https://shorturl.at/jpBCK

Limington Fire/EMS

2 Full-time Paramedic/Firefighters and Per diem EMT and AEMT

Limington, Maine

Posted August 4, 2023

Pay:  $27.14 – $28.32 an hour
Hiring Full-time and Per diem positions
Shift and Schedule:  Monday to Friday, 12-hour shifts.  Weekends as needed.  Overnight shifts, night shifts, and day shifts.

Full-Time Benefits:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Applicants please contact Dawn McAllister at [email protected]  or call 207-730-6491.