Barrington Fire & Rescue


774 Franklin Pierce Highway

Barrington NH 03825

(603) 664-2241

“Our Family Helping yours”

Rick Walker

Fire Chief

Full-Time Firefighter/ Emergency Medical Technician Position


The Town of Barrington is accepting applications to fill a full-time position as a Firefighter/EMT. Position will work rotating 48-hour shifts.

Position Responsibilities include but are not limited to, response to fire related emergencies & medical emergencies, inspection and maintenance of department vehicles and equipment, fire prevention activities and inspections. Barrington responds to about 1200 calls for assistance per year.

Minimum qualifications required:

18 years of age.
High School Diploma or GED.
Current CPAT Certification or lateral transfer of full-time career personnel pursuant to NH Admin rule 703.01 upon appointment.
Valid Motor Vehicle Driver’s License, CDL required within 6 months of hire.
National Registered, and NH Licensed Emergency Medical Technician.
Pro-board certified Firefighter I certification. FFII preferred. FFII within 1 year of hire.
Pass a pre-employment criminal and driving background check.
Pass a pre-employment physical including a drug and alcohol screening.
Salary & Benefits:

·         The current salary range is $48,100-$57,220 depending on certifications and experience.

·         The Town of Barrington has a very generous benefits package.

·         Weekend shift differential.

·          $5,000 Signing Bonus to the successful hire.


Submit cover letter, resume and town employment application.

Mail to:                                                           Hand deliver to:

Barrington Fire & Rescue                               Barrington Fire & Rescue

Attn: Chief Rick Walker                                 Attn: Chief Rick Walker

PO Box 660                                                    774 Franklin Pierce Hwy.

Barrington NH 03825                                     Barrington NH 03825

For more information contact Chief Rick Walker 603-396-4469.


Position Open until filled

Town of Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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