The City of South Portland offers excellent benefits and is proud of its talented and dedicated workforce. Come join our team of engaged employees, some of “the best and brightest.”  Our strong management team is dedicated to providing employees with inspiring leadership, stability, a positive, family friendly workplace, support, encouragement and the necessary tools for success. We offer tuition reimbursement, wellness program, health insurance buy-back, and professional development and growth opportunities.

The South Portland Fire Department is a “combination” department, which means there are full time employees and call companies. 

Fulltime Firefighters are hired through a process that is overseen by the Civil Service Commission.

For more information on the Civil Service process see the Civil Service Ordinance

Applications and information on current openings may be found on the Human Resources page here.

Job Description: Career Firefighter-EMT