Part-time Firefighter/Paramedics

Townsend Fire-EMS is accepting applications for open per-diem paramedic positions to serve the citizens of the Town of Townsend and surrounding communities.

Townsend provides ALS 9-1-1 ambulance service to the community of Townsend, responding to 1,000 calls per year. The department is made up of a combination of full-time, paid-on-call and per-diem personnel that take pride in serving the community.

Townsend is seeking experienced paramedics to fill a regular shift on Thursdays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (0800-1800). We are also looking for paramedics to work various shifts throughout the week to fill open shifts due to vacation and scheduling conflicts.

Minimum¬†qualifications are valid Massachusetts paramedic certification, valid driver’s license and a clean criminal record.

Preferred, qualifications include the above, plus Firefighter I and Firefighter II.

Starting pay is $18.32 per hour.

Interested personnel should contact Fire-EMS Mark R. Boynton (mboynton@townsendfire-ems.org), call or stop by headquarters. Interested personnel may also download, print and complete the Town of Townsend Job Application and bring the completed form to headquarters.

Townsend Fire-EMS Headquarters
13 Elm Street
P.O. Box 530
Townsend, MA 01469
(978) 597-8150
Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (0800-1600)