Looking for Fulltime Firefighter/Paramedic

Granby Fire Department

Town of Granby, Massachusetts
Fire Department

Fulltime Firefighter/Paramedic

The Town of Granby, Massachusetts Fire Department is accepting applications for the position of full-time Firefighter/Paramedic. This is a collective bargaining position under IAFF Local 4172 contract. Selected candidate(s) will work a rotating schedule of 12 hour shifts with 4 days on followed by 4 days off. The starting salary range for this position is $49,926 to $56,172 DOE/DOQ plus benefits and other applicable incentives.

Minimum Qualifications

Must not smoke tobacco (in accordance with the Heart Lung Bill)

*      High School Diploma

*      Valid Driver's License

*      Pass a pre-employment physical

*      Massachusetts Certified Paramedic (min 2 years' experience)

*      Minimum of 2 years' experience in a call or full-time fire department

*     Ability to pass the Massachusetts Physical Abilities Test (PAT) prior to starting

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to those that hold the following:

*        Pro-Board or equivalent Firefighter I/II certification (those who have not attended the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Recruit Program will be required to attend)

*          Associates Degree in related program

Successful candidates must reside within a 15-minute response to the station within 12 months of hire. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with subsequent applications held to create a list of potential candidates for future positions. Questions may be directed by email to imitchell@granbyfire.org. Applications and required CORI form can be found at www.granbyfire.org under the Recruitment Information section. Applicants are requested to send the application, CORI Form along with a cover letter and resume to the following:

Chief John E. Mitchell Jr.
Town of Granby
Fire Department
259B East State Street
Granby, Massachusetts 01033