ATTENTION: The next regularly scheduled meetings of the City Council and the Board of License Commissioners will be held on MONDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. This is in celebration of the Christmas holiday.
Applications to be Accepted from December 1st to December 31st
Pawtucket – Mayor Donald R. Grebien, Public Safety Director Police Chief Tina Goncalves, and Pawtucket Fire Department Chief William Sisson have announced that the Fire Department will be accepting applications beginning December 1st, 2018 and ending December 31st, 2018.
“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 consists of individuals whose selfless acts keeps our community safe. Being a firefighter is more than just a career,” said Chief Sisson. “We always welcome anyone who wants to join our team in protecting the residents that we serve.”
Requirements which must be met by candidates at the time of application include the following:
After submitting an application, candidates will start the examination process with a written examination on January 12, 2019. Oral Interviews will be held in February 2019. Candidates must also pass a psychological exam, physical exam and drug screening in order to be considered for the positions. Pawtucket residents (for the past three years) will receive five additional points in the overall hiring process if you pass the written exam.
Firefighter applications will only be accepted through www.FirefighterApp.com/PawtucketFire. If you have any questions regarding the requirements, please contact the Personnel Office at 401-728-0500 ext. 235 or 276.
The City of Pawtucket is an Equal Opportunity Employer and fully complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply.
- Mayor Donald R. Grebien