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Employment Advertisement

The City of Woonsocket, Rhode Island, Personnel Division, will begin accepting applications to establish an Eligibility List for the Woonsocket Fire Department starting on Monday, January 10, 2022 continuing through Monday, January 24, 2022.  Please review the position description and requirements prior to applying.  Applicants must meet the following minimum criteria:  must be 18 years of age or older; must be a US citizen; must have no felony convictions; must have a valid driver’s license; and must have a high school diploma or a GED equivalent.

To Apply:  Please visit application online website at

The City of Woonsocket offers a competitive benefit and compensation package.  For more information on this position including a full position description, please visit the “Employment” section on the City of Woonsocket website at

Weekly Salary Rate:       Probationary Rate - $693.46/week

                                          Rate After Probation Period - $1,141.83/week

Hours of Work:               42.0 Hours

Application Deadline:     Monday, January 24, 2022

About Woonsocket:  Located in Rhode Island’s Blackstone Valley, the City of Woonsocket is a vibrant, urban community and is surrounded by the growing suburban communities of Lincoln, Cumberland and North Smithfield, and boasts a positive business climate where City officials and the business community work together to build a strong economy.  Woonsocket is centrally located in the Boston/Worcester/Providence triangle, and home to CVS Corporation, a Fortune 500 company.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : High School

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : General

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