Watch Hill Fire is Hiring
 
By Chief Robert Peacock
November 17, 2019
 

The Watch Hill Fire District is hiring an additional Firefighter / EMS Provider who will also be responsible for performing various administrative, facilities, and equipment related duties.

Education and Experience:
• Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of experience as a firefighter.
• Must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D.
• Must be a United States Citizen, and furnish a copy of your birth certificate.
• Must have successfully completed the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs PPA.

Please note that equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered in lieu of the above requirements for hiring purposes

Licenses and Certificates:
• Must have and maintain valid driver's license
• Must have Fire Fighter I and II certification (additional certifications are preferred).
• Must have and maintain C.P.R., AED, and First Aid. (or obtain within one month of hire)
• Must have and maintain RI Boating Safety Card (or obtain within three months of hire)
• Must have and maintain RI EMT or EMR license (or obtain within one year of hire).

Please note that equivalent combinations of licenses and certificates may be considered in lieu of the above requirements for hiring purposes


Please call 401-348-8932 and leave a message for the Fire Chief if you have any questions or require further information regarding the position requirements, the application process, or the selection process.

Please submit a resume as well as copies of all applicable certificates, copies of all supporting documents, three personal letters of reference, and three professional letters of reference to the address below.

Attention: Fire Chief
Watch Hill Fire District
222 Watch Hill Road
Westerly, RI 02891

The deadline for applications is 4 PM on December 1st.