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Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic Job in Lima, Ohio US

Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Bath Township Fire Department - Lima, OH

Posted: 7/21/2021 - Expires: 10/20/2021

Job ID: 229795332


Job Description

Bath Township Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time Firefighter/Paramedic. We currently have one opening as well as two anticipated retirements. 

Located in Northwest Ohio, Bath Township has a population of 9,850 and an annual run volume of approximately 1700 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.

  • Year one starting pay: $49,676.60*
  • Lateral transfer program for eligible applicants
  • Medical, dental, and vison insurance available
  • Life insurance policy provided
  • Personal time off
  • Trade time policy
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Vacation accrual system
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Paid training/continuing education program
  • Nice facilities with new apparatus and equipment
  • Excellent union/management relationship
  • Mix of commercial, residential, and rural service area

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.

To Apply: 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 or by completing the National Testing Network online hiring process. Applicants shall also submit a current resume with their completed application.

Contact Information

Personal Contact:
Bath Township Fire Department
LIMA, OH 45801

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Attained other post-secondary degree or certification
Work Days:
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
$49,676.60 - $0.00 /year
Licenses / Certifications:
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Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 4