YARMOUTH Fire Department

Yarmouth Fire Department is not a COVID-19 vaccination site.

We are only able to administer the vaccine to our own employees.

Please call the new Barnstable County Health Department Covid hotline for more information, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 1-774-330-3001


We are currently accepting applications for employment from 
 both Paramedics and EMTs.
If you are interested in becoming a firefighter in Yarmouth please email jleighton@yarmouth.ma.us



The Town of Yarmouth Fire Department is recruiting professional candidates for the full-time position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Massachusetts State Firefighter I/II trained preferred. $60,549.96 per year.

Applicants must meet the basic qualifications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic as determined by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. These basic qualifications include:

 Be at least 19 years of age at the time of application.

 Possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license at the time of application.

 Possess a High School Diploma or have a G.E.D.

 Certification at time of application for Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic.

 Must be free of felony convictions.

 Must be able to pass the Massachusetts Department of Human Resources Firefighter

Fitness Medical Examination and Physical Ability Test.

To apply visit our website www.yarmouthfire.com and click on “Employment Opportunities”, complete the application and return no later than 4:00PM on Friday January 15th to be considered for upcoming interviews.

We accept Paramedic and EMT applications at all times. Applications on file will be considered if submitted within the last 6 months, if in doubt submit a new application. We are primarily in search of Paramedics at this time.

The Town of Yarmouth is an AA/EOE.

Coronavirus Update - Town Building Closure

Due to the developing situation with the COVID-19 virus, effective immediately ALL town buildings and facilities are closed to the public per the Board of Health. For essential town services, please contact the appropriate department with your questions.


***Effective Immediately***

Station 2 meeting room is CLOSED until further notice.

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Welcome to the Yarmouth Fire Department

YFD is committed to protecting the lives and property of all those in the town of Yarmouth. While we are a fire department, there is so much more to our mission and the services we provide to the community. The department provides 911 ambulance coverage along with dive, technical rescue, and hazmat services. These services are provided 24x7x365 through a combination department of professional and call personnel with three (3) stations being staffed in different parts of town. Please look through the rest of our site to learn more about us! 

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