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Williston Fire Department (VT) – Career Paramedic/Firefighter

Posted on the 08 November 2018 by Firecareers

Williston Fire Department (VT)

is accepting apps for


Become a Firefighter



The Williston Fire Department, a combination career/call Department located in Chittenden County, Vermont, has one full-time opening for the position of Career Paramedic/Firefighter.  This is a vacant position with an immediate start date available.  This posting will remain open until the position is filled.


Minimum requirements include:

  • CPAT certification at the time of hire.
  • NREMT Paramedic certification preferred; otherwise current enrollment in a Paramedic certification program required.
  • Firefighter II certification preferred; otherwise candidate must be willing to obtain Fire I/II certification within the first 24 months of hire.

We are looking for a self-motivated, detail oriented, dedicated individual to serve on our Fire/EMS career team.  The candidate must have a strong work ethic, EMS (and preferably Fire) experience, and a clean driving record.  This individual will work as a member of the career staff while assisting with the development of our call staff.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Response to fire and emergency medical calls within the Town of Williston and to surrounding mutual aid communities.
  • Working with the Fire and EMS call staff to include scheduling, tracking certifications and training requirements, and ensuring shift requirements are being met.
  • Participate in Fire and EMS training events and in the development of lesson plans.
  • Assist with fire prevention and public education programs.
  • Administrative and operational duties associated with daily firehouse operations.

Career staff work a 24-hour on / 48-hour off shift schedule which includes nights, weekends and holidays.  Salary and benefit information is available upon request via e-mail to [email protected].

Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to [email protected] or by mail to:
Williston Fire Department, Attn: Chief Morton, 645 Talcott Road, Williston, Vermont, 05495

Williston Fire is an equal opportunity employer.


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