Employment

Division of CommunicationsTown of North Providence
Division of Public Safety
Communications/Technology Department

JOB TITLE: FIRE DISPATCHER
DEPARTMENT: COMMUNICATIONS

The Town of North Providence is seeking applications for Fire Dispatcher. Qualified applicants will be required to take an entrance exam and complete an interview process for eligibility.

People meeting qualifications may submit an application and resume to the Personal Department at the Town Hall at 2000 Smith St.

Or by email to the Communications Director at

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 21, 2018 4:00PM

Job Description (.pdf)

Application (.pdf)

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education and Experience:

  • High School Graduate or GED equivalent
  • Must be able to type a minimum of 20 words per minute as certified by the RI department Labor and Training (Certificate required)
  • Must be able to provide a medically certified document that he/she has passed a hearing test (prior to hiring)
  • Must be able to provide a medically certified document that he/she has passed an eye examination (prior to hiring)
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Fire Dispatching Field preferred.

REQUIRED TO SUBMIT WITH APPLICATION

Copy of Typing Certification issued by the Department of Labor and Training minimum of 20 words per minute

Bus Driver (Part-time)

JOB SUMMARY
The Salvatore Mancini Resource & Activity Center, a department of the Town of North Providence, is hiring a Part-Time Bus Driver.  Driver will be responsible for transporting North Providence senior members to and from the senior center.  Some additional local trips will also be included in this position as needed.  Approximately 20-25 hours per week. 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Operate a 21 Passenger Van.
  • Operate a Wheelchair Lift, ability to secure elder passengers’ wheelchairs to restraining devices to stabilize while in transit.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs of trip information as required.
  • Perform vehicle inspections.  Report mechanical issues or defects of the assigned vehicle prior to all departures.  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must pass BCI Background Check
  • Satisfactory driving record
  • Ability to safely operate a passenger vehicle following a schedule
  • Good customer service skills preferred
  • Knowledge of North Providence roads and streets helpful

CERTIFICATES REQUIRED:

  • Valid Class C CDL drivers’ license with passenger endorsement required
  • First aid & CPR certification preferred, but not required.

To apply please email resume to or apply in person at:

North Providence Mancini Center
Two Atlantic Blvd.
North Providence, RI 02911

 

 

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