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The Pierce Township Fire Department is seeking to fill one or more vacancies for Full-time Firefighter Paramedic/EMT and to create an eligibility list for 6 months. Firefighter/Paramedics/EMTs work 24/48 schedule with a three (3) week Kelley Day, four (4) floating holidays, and holiday pay incentives.  Starting pay for a Firefighter/Paramedic is $50,444.16 annually plus competitive benefits package. Starting pay for a Firefighter/EMT is $40,859.52. We anticipate making a conditional offer in April.  Prospective candidates must complete an application and have it returned no later than April 5, 2021 at 16:00 hours.  Interviews will be conducted the week of April 5, 2021. Applications after the deadline will not be accepted.

Applicants must possess the following:

  • Be a US Citizen
  • A valid Ohio driver’s license
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Ohio Firefighter II and Ohio Paramedic or EMT certifications
    • EMTs must be enrolled in or accepted to a Paramedic Program.
  • No disqualifying criminal convictions

**Ohio Fire Safety Inspector is preferred but not required at time of appointment
**Ohio Paramedic is preferred
Applications can be found at:

Applications may be submitted online or dropped off in person at 950 Locust Corner Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45245

The hiring process may include interview(s), a complete background investigation, drug screening, physical, polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination.

For more information about Pierce Township or to review our job description, please visit our website at  Any additional questions can be directed to Assistant Chief Gary Auffart at 513-752-6273 or