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.