Westminster, MD, Thursday, March 23, 2023 – Carroll County Fire & Emergency Medical Services (DFEMS) continues to hire for its new combination system. Additional career positions are now available for Carroll County DFEMS, which are:

  • Paramedic
  • Firefighter/Paramedic
  • Fire Apparatus Driver Operator (FADO)

View job descriptions and apply online here. It is very important that applicants follow the instructions and upload all the required documents. Please see the supplemental instructions and requirement documents for more detailed information.  

Applications must be received by April 2, 2023.

An information session will be held at the Public Safety Training Center (PSTC), 50 Kate Wagner Road in Westminster:

Saturday  3/25/23 @0900 (9am)

Check the DFEMS Facebook page or website for more information.

The multi-step hiring process includes validation of training and credentials, written exam, physical ability testing, interview, position specific testing, background investigation, occupational physical and psychological testing. **

The Carroll County Dept of Fire & EMS is a developing and progressive combination career/volunteer system. The county provides a 24/72 work schedule, competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities for career growth. Take advantage of this chance to make a difference!

For more information or questions email CarrollDFEMSHiring@carrollcountymd.gov.

** Individuals who did not successfully progress through a prior Department of Fire & EMS hiring process, beginning with the written exam, are ineligible to participate for a period of 6 months from the date of elimination. For example, if you did not pass a test on February 10, 2023, you are not eligible to participate again in the employment process until August 10, 2023.