Firefighter/EMT (Part-time)

The Jackson Township Board of Trustees is accepting applications for the position of part-time Firefighter / EMT in the Fire Department. Applicants must be a high school graduate or possess a G.E.D; be at least 18 years of age; be a United States citizen; and possess a valid Ohio driver’s license. Must be certified as a Level-II Firefighter (State of Ohio); certified as an emergency medical technician (EMT-B), Intermediate, or a Paramedic (State of Ohio). Candidate must be able to work days, nights, and weekends.

The successful candidate must have the ability to perform all of the duties of a Firefighter/EMT, as addressed in the NFPA 1001 Standard and perform basic emergency medical functions. Candidate must be physically and mentally fit-for-duty; a ‘Certificate of Completion’ for a Firefighter Physical Agility assessment from either Tri-C or Stark State College not older than one year from the date of this posting needs to accompany the application.

How to Apply:
Employment applications may be found on our website at:

Employment Opportunities

Submit completed application, resume and cover letter by email to SKapper@JacksonTwp.com with the subject line stating: Firefighter/EMT. You may also submit a completed application, resume and cover letter in person at:

The Jackson Township Administration Building
5735 Wales Avenue N.W.
Massillon, OH 44646

Position open until filled.

Applications, resumes and cover letters are subject to public disclosure in accordance with the Ohio Revised Code. Jackson Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and applicants. Jackson Township does not discriminate in employment or the provision of services on the basis of race, color, national origin and ancestry, gender (sex), religion, age, disability, sex (wages), military status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other characteristic protected by Federal or State law.

All Other Open Positions