Required Qualifications

  • 18 years of age


  • High school diploma or general education diploma (GED)

Maine Licenses:

  • Valid Maine driver’s license (within one month of employment)
  • Maine EMT-Basic license


  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (BCLS)
  • Emergency Medical Dispatch (NAEMD) National Academies of Emergency Medical Dispatch 

Acquired within three months of employment:

  • FEMA IS-700: NIMS, An Introduction
  • FEMA ICS-100: Introduction to ICS
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction Awareness

Preferred Qualifications

  • Customer Service Skills
  • Telephone & Radio Communications
  • Keyboarding skills
  • Computer literate in MicroSoft applications
  • Knowledge of process improvement