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Posted on: April 20, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Amherst Fire Department Hiring

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The Amherst Fire Department is hiring a Firefighter/EMT-A or Firefighter/Paramedic. 

Do you enjoy helping people and serving your community? Do you want to be a part of a fulfilling profession within an outstanding and progressive fire department? If so, consider joining the Amherst Fire Department. Our 40+ member professional fire department is seeking a professional Fire Fighters/EMT Advanced or EMT Paramedic to join our team. We serve the Town of Amherst, University of Massachusetts, Amherst College and Hampshire College. We also provide Emergency Medical Services to our neighboring communities of Leverett, Shutesbury and Pelham.

Salary & Benefits

The Town of Amherst offers an attractive compensation and benefits program. 

  • Starting Biweekly Salary: $1,862.68 DOE
  • Health, vision, dental insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Personal leave allowances
  • & more at

How to Apply

Application review begins May 1, 2021 

Learn more, see full job description & apply online at : 

Questions? Email us at or call (413) 259-3009

Click here for recruitment flyer (PDF)

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