Job Opportunities

Firefighter/Paramedic Full Time

Chester Township Fire Department is accepting applications for the position of Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic.  Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have:

  • Current State of Ohio EMT-Paramedic certification
  • Current State of Ohio Firefighter Level II certification
  • Citizen of the United States
  • Current valid State of Ohio driver's license
  • Agility certificate from Cuyahoga Community College valid within the past 12 months with a maximum time of 4 minutes, 30 seconds.  If you do not have a current certificate one must be provided within 3 month of hire date.

Applications may be obtained from the Chester Township Fire Station, 8552 Parkside Drive, Chesterland, OH 44026.  Applications may also be downloaded from the township website: www.chestertwp.org.  Completed applications must include a copy of your Ohio EMT-P and Ohio Firefighter Level II certifications, current and valid Ohio driver's license and agility certificate from Cuyahoga Community College (or complete test within 3 months of hire for agility certificate only) and be returned to the Fire Station between the hours of 9:00 am to 1:00 pm M-F.  Chester Township is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications will not be accepted unless accompanied by all required documents.