North Providence Fire Department Firefighter Recruitment

North Providence Fire Department patchTown of North Providence – Fire Department
FIREFIGHTER RECRUITMENT

Application Period:  October 1, 2021 – January 7, 2022 

Applications will be accepted for the position of Firefighter/EMT from 8:30 AM until 4:00 PM weekdays during the period of October 1, 2021 through January 7, 2022.  The deadline to submit applications will be 3:30 PM on May 1, 2020.  Application may be filled out on www.FireFighterApp.com/NorthProvidenceFD

Applicants must meet the following:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age by the close of the application period.
  • Must be a US citizen (Birth Certificate and/or US-INS Papers).
  • Must be a High School graduate or possess a GED Certificate.
  • Must possess a current Rhode Island EMT License.
  • Must obtain a Rhode Island EMT Cardiac License within 24 months of hiring.
  • Must have a valid certificate of completion of the Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs Physical Performance Assessment (PPA) upon oral interview date.
    https://rifirechiefs.com/ppa-info/
  • Must have a valid certificate of completion from the Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs written exam with a score of 70% and above upon oral interview date. https://rifirechiefs.com/ppa-info/
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must submit a copy of your driving record (obtained from the Operator Control Office-Registry of Motor Vehicles from the state in which you reside)
  • Must submit a copy of your Criminal History Record (obtained from the Department of Attorney General in the state in which you reside).
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of a Firefighter
  • Must agree to remain tobacco free while on duty as a condition of employment, signed affidavit required prior to entrance in the Recruit Training Academy
  • May submit a 1-page resume with application.

Applicants must complete the enclosed application and return in person along with copies of the following: birth certificate or US-INS papers, driver’s license, high school diploma or GED Certificate, PPA Completion Certificate, EMT License, copy of Driving Record and copy of Criminal History Record to:

North Providence Fire Department, Administrative Office Building (2nd floor)
1835 Mineral Spring Avenue
North Providence, Rhode Island 02904

The Town of North Providence is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act

Employment Opportunity: 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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