The City of Oxford is seeking applicants for the position of full-time Firefighter/Paramedic with a starting salary of $59,248.59.  There is a $15.00 non-refundable examination fee which must accompany the application. 

Qualifications:  Must have high school diploma or equivalent, U.S. Citizen with no felony convictions.  Must obtain prior to appointment Firefighter II certification from State of Ohio, Ohio EMT-P certification; must have or obtain within one year CPR and all other certifications required by the Fire Chief and the State of Ohio; possession of valid state driver’s license, minimum 1 year experience in fire department and EMS activities or any combination of education, training, and work experience which provides the required skill sets to perform the essential functions of the job.  Candidates must be able to pass a physical ability test, background investigation, pre-employment physical including vision test, hearing test, and a drug screen.  Applicants will also be required to pass a truth verification examination.

A copy of the job description, application and Before You Apply document are available below or at the Municipal Building. Deadline for receipt of application, resume, signed “Before You Apply” acknowledgement, and $15.00 Exam Fee is Friday, November 6, at 5:00 P.M.  Applicants will be notified of the time and location of written examination.

Human Resources Department

City of Oxford

15 South College Avenue

Oxford, Ohio  45056

FAX: 513-523-7769



Job Type: 
Full Time
Opening Date: 
Thursday, October 8, 2020