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The Village of New Richmond just isn't a great place to live, it's a great place to work.

New Richmond Fire & EMS is accepting applications for the following positions:


  • Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic

  • Part-Time Firefighter/EMT

  • Part-Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Accepting Applications for: Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Minimum Qualifications Include:

  • Proof of certifications must be submitted by the application deadline and can be attached to your application or emailed to

  • Ability to make sound judgments in critical situations often without consultation and supervision.

  • Ability to effectively relate to people of various socio-economic levels.

  • Basic computer competency.

  • Valid Ohio Driver's License.

  • High School diploma or GED; State of Ohio Firefighter II and State of Ohio Paramedic certification.

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification.


  • This position is responsible for performing a wide variety of tasks related to protecting life and property by performing fire suppression and providing emergency medical services; participating in fire station and equipment maintenance; engaging in training and exercise programs as directed; and other related tasks as required.

  • Provide immediate and superior fire suppression and emergency medical services when responding to dispatched calls using established procedures and performance standards to ensure services are administered effectively and efficiently.

  • Participate in fire station and equipment maintenance to assure a safe, clean work environment and well-maintained, functioning equipment in order to fully perform job duties.

  • Accurately complete all required forms, documentation and correspondence so that it is precise, understandable and conveys the necessary information.

  • Ensure proper operation of firefighting, rescue and life support equipment, instruments and supplies.

  • Inventory and restock firefighting, rescue, drug, medical and facility maintenance supplies.

  • Participate in all training exercises and/or drills as required or assigned.

  • Maintain currency in critical skills required for firefighting and performance of emergency medical services.

  • Participate in continuing education programs to ensure maintenance of all fire, medical and driving certification requirements of the position.

  • Maintain effective working relationships with all employees, other agencies and the general public.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

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