Website Milford Fire Department
The Milford Fire Department is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Fire Captain/Fire Prevention Officer. This is a highly-responsible position in charge of the delivery of quality-based training in fire prevention, public education, fire investigation and safety training activities. Position is full-time, 42.5 hr/week, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with occasional evening hours, and is subject to emergency call back. Starting salary range for this position is $21.13- $33.90/hr. depending on experience and qualifications, plus full Town benefits.
The Fire Prevention Officer is responsible for all fire-prevention activities of the Milford Fire Department to include: performing all fire/safety-related inspections for the Town (e.g., occupancy structures, oil and liquid-propane tanks, fire-protection systems, heating equipment, etc.) to determine life safety and fire prevention code compliance; conducting reviews of plans for new and existing construction to determine compliance with State Fire Codes and local ordinances; performing quality-based public education programs for schools and the overall community in fire prevention methods and technologies. Other duties include fire suppression and emergency response duties.
Qualifications for this position include:
- Associate’s Degree in fire science, fire protection, or related field
- State of NH Firefighter II
- NFPA or NHFA Fire Inspector I
- Emergency Medical Technician (within one year of appointment)
- NH CDL B
Five years of experience in fire suppression required with at least two years of experience in fire inspections, public education, and investigations; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
The job description and application are available on the Town’s web page at www.milford.nh.gov. Deadline for submission of applications is June 11, 2021. Forward cover letter specifying salary requirements, two written references, resume and completed application to:
Human Resource Department
Town Hall 1 Union Square
Milford, NH 03055-4240
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The Town of Milford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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