Job Opportunities

FULL TIME FIRE RESCUE - 2 POSITIONS

The Town of Poland is recruiting for two (2) full time positions to join our fire rescue team.  These positions will work a rotating 24 hours on shift with 72 hours off shift with our other full-time staff.  Poland Fire Rescue is a combination department with staffing levels at four (4) members on duty from 0600-1800 and two (2) members on duty 1800-0600.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Candidates must be a minimum of eighteen (18) years of age at the time of application
  • Applicant must pass a physical agility test
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain a State of Maine license within thirty (30) days
  • Current EMT (paramedic preferred) licensure in good standing, candidates will be required to maintain EMS licensure
  • Firefighting experience preferred; must obtain Firefighter I & II Pro Board Certification within two (2) years of hire date

Benefits Included:

  • Maine PERS 1C retirement plan
  • Paid training
  • Education stipends
  • Yearly uniform allowance
  • IAFF Union Local 5232
  • Holiday pay
  • Earned vacation, sick and personal leave
  • 85% paid health insurance by employer, 15% paid by employee
  • Sponsored flexible spending account (FSA)
  • 100% paid one-time salary life insurance

Deadline for submitting applications and resume is June 13, 2022 by 1500 hrs.​​​​​​

COVER LETTER - PLEASE READ BEFORE APPLYING
FIRE RESCUE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

 

FULL TIME FIRE RESCUE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT - CLOSED

The Poland Fire Rescue Department is accepting applications for a full-time administrative assistant to provide administrative support to the Fire Rescue Chief and other members of the department as needed and/or directed. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills and a team player mentality. This public facing position is responsible for the Fire Rescue Department's administrative functions and clerical tasks, such as organizational planning and assessment, resource coordination, data analysis/research, records keeping, reporting, business communications, public interaction, and purchasing.

JOB DESCRIPTION & APPLICATION

FULL TIME TRANSFER STATION ATTENDANT - FILLED

The Town of Poland is seeking a full time Transfer Station Attendant.  This job requires you to be in the elements and to stand for up to an entire shift length of ten hours.  Applicants must pass a physical, drug screening and possess a motor vehicle license.  Benefits include vacation time, sick time, personal time, and an option to enroll in retirement and health care benefits.  Summer hours are Sunday, Monday, Friday, Saturday 7 AM - 5 PM and Winter hours are Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM.  To apply please submit an application to the Town Office.

Town of Poland Application

FIRE RESCUE JOB OPPORTUNITIES - ONGOING

Firefighter/EMT Job Openings - The Town of Poland is accepting applications for a per diem Firefighter/EMT (Paramedic preferred).  We offer a competitive wage as well as the opportunity for advancement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess and maintain a valid State of Maine driver’s license
  • Current EMT licensure in good standing, candidates will be required to maintain EMS licensure
  • Valid CPR certification
  • EVOC certification
  • Firefighter 1 & 2 certificate or equivalent

Cover letter, resume, and application can be dropped off in person or mailed:
Mailing address: 1231 Maine Street Poland, Maine 04274
Physical Address: 33 Poland Corner Road Poland, Maine 04274
Physical agility test & interviews to follow
 

FIRE RESCUE APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT
FIRE RESCUE AGILITY TEST INFORMATION