The City of Pawtucket strives to provide the highest quality services to its residents. The City's police, fire, and emergency management teams work hard every day to ensure the safety and welfare of all who live, work, and visit our city.
Fire Department Recruitment
The Department will begin accepting applications for firefighter candidates in November 2017. There are important requirements that can be met by candidates this summer, such as the Physical Performance Assessment and the Emergency Medical Technician License. We are issuing notice of the requirements well in advance to allow potential candidates the opportunity to meet the requirements in time for the application period. For more details and to learn more about the requirements, please see the following information:
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Register for the Physical Performance Assessment! Testing is happening in September and October: http://rifirechiefs.com/ppa-info/
“Pawtucket is a great community to live, work, and commit to public service” said Mayor Donald R. Grebien. “Becoming a firefighter is a rewarding experience and holds the great responsibility of protecting our citizens and our community. We hope you will join our team.”
“The Department wants to ensure that we attract a highly qualified, diverse group to join our team,” said Chief Sisson. “We also want to provide applicants with plenty of time to meet the requirements over the summer and the fall, such as the physical performance assessment and emergency medical technician license.”
Firefighter applications will be available on this website online prior to the November filing period. If you have any questions regarding the requirements, please contact the Personnel Office at 401-728-0500 ext. 235 or 276.
Police Department Recruitment
The City of Pawtucket will be accepting applications for Police Officer starting Sunday, June 11, 2017 thru Saturday, August 5, 2017.
To learn more about the applications process, please visit: http://www.pawtucketpolice.com/employment/index.html
Phone: (401) 729-5846
Fax: (401) 722-2487
Director: Normand Menard
Acting Police Chief: Tina Goncalves
Non-Emergency: (401) 727-9100
Fire Chief: William Sisson
Non-Emergency: (401) 725-1422
Non-Emergency: (401) 728-0500
Phone: (401) 728-0500
Fax: (401) 728-8932
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