JOB OPENING - Career Firefighter/EMT Position with the Buxton Fire-Rescue Department



The Town of Buxton is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/EMT-B (AEMT or Paramedic preferred) for its Fire-Rescue Department; there is currently one open position. An active eligibility list will be kept for 6-months following this recruitment process. 

Requirements include: 

  • Cover Letter & Resume 
  • Three letters of professional reference 
  • Buxton Fire-Rescue Application 
  • High School Diploma and applicable continuing education degrees/certificates 
  • Must hold and maintain a valid State of Maine Class C Driver’s license 
  • AVOC/EVOC & NFPA Firefighter I & II (Maine standard or equivalent) 
  • Current Maine EMS License 
  • National Incident Management System IS 100, 200 & 700 
  • Post job offer, the candidate must complete a pre-employment physical, including drug test, and associated NFPA 1500 components 
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check and license check 
  • Must have the ability to work fixed and rotating shifts. 


 Applications are available on the department’s website, or candidates may contact the Chief’s Office at (207) 929-3099 x 101 to obtain an application package. Completed application packages must be received at the Fire-Rescue Chief’s Office (174 Portland Road, Buxton Maine 04093) no later than September 27, 2021, at 8:00 AM; electronic application packages should be sent to


EOE Statement: 

The Town of Buxton is an equal employment employer and reserves the right to leave positions open until a qualified candidate has been found. 





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