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Full-Time Firefighter/EMT and Per-Diem (Advanced/Paramedic preferred)

Start Date: August 31, 2023 | End Date: April 15, 2024
County: York County
Job Type: Public Safety - All

                                                                                       Arundel Fire-Rescue

                                                                                                                      468 Limerick Road

                                                                                                                    Arundel, Maine 04046


                                                                                                                                     Firefighter/EMT Job Posting

                                                                                                                             The application process is open until filled.


Arundel Fire-Rescue is accepting applications for Full-Time Firefighter/EMT and Per-Diem (Advanced/Paramedic preferred)

Upon successful completion of the process, those not selected for employment will remain on a hiring list for one year.


Applications are available at the fire station, 468 Limerick Road, Arundel,

Or online at


Arundel, Maine is a booming community of 4,500 people which can swell to over 8,000 in the summer months. with over 1500 individual households, Commercial and Industrial properties, situated at nearly 24 square miles in York County. Arundel borders the Towns of Biddeford, Kennebunk, Kennebunkport and Lyman with strong automatic/mutual aid relationships.


The position of Firefighter/EMT provides emergency medical and firefighting services, participates in community risk reduction events, provides life-safety inspections, attend drills and training, inspect and maintain equipment, and to perform other related duties.

Minimum Requirements

  • Candidates must be 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Maine driver’s license with no violations within 2 years
  • Must pass a candidate physical ability test
  • Certified in EVOC and/or AVOC
  • Incident Command System (ICS) 100 and 200
  • Maine State or National Register EMT Basic
  • Pro Board or IFSAC Certified Firefighter I (meeting NFPA 1001)

Preferred Requirements

  • Maine State or National Register Advanced EMT or EMT-Paramedic
  • Pro Board or IFSAC Certified Firefighter II (meeting NFPA 1001)


  • Pay is hourly and the rate is based on qualifications.
  • Probationary rate of pay increases after completing one year of employment.
  • Starting Pay Rate: FF/EMT-B $22.18/ FF/EMT-A $23.89/ FF-EMT-P $26.76
  • 24hr rotating schedule with 24-on/ 48-off/ 24-on/ 96-off
  • 457 Retirement
  • Health, Dental, Disability Long and Short Term

and Life Insurance 100% paid for the employee.

  • Accrued vacation and sick time
  • Uniforms provided
  • 13 paid holidays and 1 personal day


Applications must be received by the Fire Chief.  For more information contact Fire Chief Andrew Stevenson, at 207-985-2572 or

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