Full Time Firefighter/ AEMT or Paramedic

Full Time Firefighter/ AEMT or Paramedic

Full Time Firefighter/ AEMT or Paramedic

Website Hooksett Fire

The Town of Hooksett, NH is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time Firefighter / AEMT or Paramedic.  This is a 42 hour/week position responsible for fire suppression, fire prevention and education, advanced life support emergency medical care, rescue and other emergency and non-emergency duties.  The department operates out of two (2) fire stations (headquarters and the village station) and did over 2700 calls for service in 2023.

The Hooksett Fire Rescue Department is a suburban and progressive fire, rescue and EMS department located just north of Manchester, NH.  Shift personnel work 24 hour shifts on a (1) on, (1) off, (1) on, (5) off rotation.  This position has many benefits and incentives including yearly educational allowance, generous holiday and incentive pay and extensive medical/dental/Rx care plans.  Compensation is dependent upon qualifications and pay grade step placement based upon full-time Firefighter experience.

Minimum qualifications for this position include NH or Pro-Board Firefighter 2, National Registry EMT, AEMT or Paramedic, Hazardous Materials – Operations, valid driver’s license and high school diploma (or GED).  Candidates must obtain a CDL-B license within 6 months and AEMT within one (1) year to maintain employment.  Candidates must also have a valid CPAT certificate or meet Part 703 of the NH State Fire Code. Lateral transfers, Paramedics and those enrolled in a Paramedic program are encouraged to apply.

To be considered for this process, please submit a cover letter and resume addressed to: Assistant Fire Chief David Nadeau Hooksett Fire Rescue Department, 15 Legends Drive, Hooksett, NH 03106

Applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled and a hiring list will be created for future openings. The Town of Hooksett, NH is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

To apply for this job please visit www.hooksettfire.org.