The Monson Fire and Emergency Services Department is a public safety organization providing fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to our community. We are committed to the preservation of life, property, and the environment. We strive to enhance your quality of life through the three E's of fire prevention: Education; Engineering; and Enforcement. We are proud to serve you and our community while performing our core mission of providing for your emergency service response needs.
“To protect life and property from fire or the risk of fire, prevent fires from occurring in our community, control and extinguish fires when they occur, provide for emergency medical service, and protect life, property and the environment from the detrimental effects of hazardous materials”.
"Monson Fire and Emergency Services, we're more than just a fire department".
FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC: The Monson Fire and Emergency Services, an ALS – Paramedic level fire and ambulance service, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Firefighter/Paramedic. The anticipated start date is January 1, 2016. Requirements for the position include a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license, Massachusetts Paramedic certification, and Firefighter I/II certification. Finalists will be required to complete a medical examination with drug screening and a CORI check. The candidate must possess and maintain certification as an EMT-Paramedic. A minimum of 3 years Structural firefighting and progressive 911 Paramedic experience is preferred. Residency within the Town of Monson preferred. Residency within 15 miles of the Town of Monson
required within six (6) months of appointment. Beginning salary range $21.48 to $27.05 per hour with a generous benefits package. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Fire Chief Laurent R. McDonald, PO Box 335, 200 Main Street, Monson, MA 01057 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may download an application by clicking here. Position is open until filled however preference will be given to those applicants who submit their application by November 15, 2015. For a complete job description please call~(413) 267-4123. The Town of Monson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.