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Per Diem Firefighter/EMT, Advanced and Paramedics - Town of Kennebunk

Start Date: January 30, 2024 | End Date: June 30, 2024
County: York County
Job Type: Public Safety - EMS, Public Safety - Fire

The Town of Kennebunk’s Fire Rescue Department is seeking Per Diem Firefighter/EMT's, Advanced, and Paramedics. These per diem (not full-time) positions report directly to the Shift Captain/other Department members as directed.

These are skilled firefighting and emergency medical positions. Work includes responding to a wide range of fire suppression, medical, and traumatic emergencies in a community of 44 square miles with a year round population of 12,000 that increases significantly in summer months. Essential duties and responsibilities include responding to a variety of emergency calls, operating department vehicles and equipment, and working in sometimes extreme and hazardous conditions all related to supporting the needs of the department and the community.

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These are non-exempt, per diem, part-time positions. Pay is based on EMS license level and fire certification.

Base pay: $23.22/hour

EMT License: $1.06/hour

Advanced EMT License: $2.23/hour

Paramedic License: $4.45/hour


How to Apply

Interested candidates must submit an employment application. Please submit the application and any supplemental materials online through the Town’s Career Portal. Paper copies of the employment application are available upon request. If you have questions or need assistance with the application process, please contact Human Resources via email or call (207) 604-1382.