The Town of Newington, NH is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/EMT, AEMT or Paramedic (Part-time). This position is responsible for providing Fire Prevention, Fire Suppression, and Emergency Medical Services (transport service) to the Town of Newington. Applicants must possess at time of hiring, Firefighter I certification (FFII preferred) and EMT, AEMT or Paramedic (AEMT & Medic preferred). Salary range is $15.45-$20.21based on experience and qualifications.
Before completion of the first year of employment, the successful candidate must obtain a New Hampshire CDL-B driver’s license (with air brakes and tank endorsement). The Candidate must successfully pass a 12-month probationary training program.
Part-time Firefighters work a variable shift schedule including days, nights, weekends and holidays. Several of our part-time personnel have been hired full-time in other communities. They attribute their success in obtaining full-time positions with the experience and training they received while working part-time for the Town of Newington.
If selected the candidate must pass an oral board interview, background with motor vehicle and criminal record check, NFPA 1582 physical and 80-hour skills evaluation.
Applications/Resumes will be accepted until September 1, 2020.
Please mail, email or hand deliver cover letter and resume to:
E.J. Hoyt, Fire Chief
Newington Fire and Rescue
80 Fox Point Road
Newington, NH 03801