Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Bath Township Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time Firefighter/Paramedic in anticipation of an upcoming vacancy.

Located in Northwest Ohio, Bath Township has a population of 9,850 and an annual run volume of approximately 1750 calls for service. We are a progressive department with a focus on safety, training, professional development, and customer service. Our core values are: Service, Integrity, Professionalism, and Compassion.

Minimum qualifications include: 18 years of age, high school diploma or GED, Ohio Firefighter Level II certification, valid Ohio driver’s license, & State of Ohio Paramedic certificate.

Desired qualifications include: Hazmat Technician level certification, ACLS, & PALS, but not required.

Excellent teamwork and communication skills will be required for the successful candidate. Employment is dependent on successful completion of CPAT or Firefighter Mile physical fitness evaluation/assessment, drug screening, thorough background check, and OP&FPF physical.

Bath Township employees are required to reside in Allen or an adjacent county.

    • Competitive salary and newly negotiated wage scale
      Year one starting pay: $48,022.48*
    • Lateral transfer program for eligible applicants
    • Medical, dental, and vison insurance available
    • Life insurance policy provided
    • Personal time off
    • 11 paid holidays
    • Vacation accrual system
    • Overtime opportunities
    • Paid training/continuing education program
    • Excellent facilities with new apparatus and equipment

Job descriptions and application packets may be picked up at the Bath Township Fire Department, 1787 N. Dixie Hwy., Lima, Ohio 45801, from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday-Friday.

Applicants shall also submit a current resume with their completed application. Deadline to return applications: Friday, February 28, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

Bath Township Fire Department is an equal opportunity employer and a drug/tobacco free workplace.

*Does not include applicants who are hired through a lateral transfer as they may be eligible to start at higher step on our wage scale. Also, does not include holiday overtime or regular overtime.

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