Applicants are also required to pass rigorous physical, and on-going training. Firefighters are expected to work some weekends. Helpful skills include first aid, Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), oxygen therapy and Advanced External Defibrillator (AED) training; experience in the building trades as a plumber, electrician, etc.; and proven ability to work well under pressure and in a team environment.
Applications and resumes are only accepted during recruitment periods. Subscribe to the town's Careers Opportunities to receive a notification when the fire department begins a recruitment campaign.