Job Title: Firefighter

Department: Fire Department & EMS

Hours: Part Time

Job Description:

The City of Cape May Fire Dept. is looking for part time personnel. Qualified applicants are to meet the requirements listed below. Hours of work range from 12-24 hour shifts. Interested persons are to email Deputy Chief Eck at

  • Be a resident of Cape May County (preferred)
  • High School Diploma/GED 
  • Pass a criminal background check 
  • Valid NJ Driver’s License 
  • Pass a medical screening and pulmonary function test 
  • NJ or National Registry EMT 
  • CPR 
  • NJ State or Pro-Board Firefighter 1 
  • NJ State or Pro-Board Firefighter 2 
  • Confined Space Awareness 
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness 
  • Hazardous Materials Operations 
  • ICS 200, 700, 800 
  • Experience as an active firefighter in a municipal (paid or volunteer) department. 
  • Experience as an Emergency Medical Technician in a municipal (paid or volunteer department) 
  • Rope/High Angle Awareness or equivalent 
  • Open Water Rescue Awareness 
  • Ice Rescue Awareness 
  • Vehicle Extrication 1
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