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73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401


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Firefighter / EMT

The City of Bangor is accepting applications to establish and maintain an eligibility list for the position of Firefighter/EMT (Paramedic). This list will be used to potentially fill current and future openings at the Bangor Fire Department. Requirements include the following: possession and maintenance of a valid driver’s license, the ability to acquire a Maine driver’s license, a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must at a minimum possess a Maine or National Registry basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) license. Preference may be given to candidates with firefighting experience and/or who possess a current Maine or National Registry Paramedic license. Candidates will be required to take a written exam, a written medical knowledge test, a practical medical knowledge test, and a physical fitness/agility test. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a background check, physical and psychological evaluation, become a licensed paramedic and live within a one hour response time from Central Fire Station by the completion of probation as prescribed by the current collective bargaining agreement.

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