Help us to continue making
a difference in our
community. Please make
a donation to the Port Penn
Fire Company today.

DIAL 9-1-1
Port Penn Fire Company
26 W. Market St.
Port Penn, DE 19731


302.832.7622 (fax)
Photo Gallery

Employment Posting
Monday, March 7, 2016



Nature of position(s): Employee will be responsible for staffing Basic Life Support Ambulances and Fire Apparatus. Employees will also as needed provide various maintenance and administrative tasks.

Number of Positions (1)

Hours of work: (24 / 72)

Salary:  (Depending on Qualifications)

Benefits: Health insurance, State of Delaware Pension, Vacation, Holiday Pay, and Sick leave.

Minimum Qualifications:

  •  21 Years Old
  •  Valid Driver’s license and Delaware Emergency Vehicle Operator license
  •  Must provide a certified copy of driving record from the Division of Motor Vehicle
  •  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  •  Current healthcare provider CPR certification and AED
  •  Current National Registry and Delaware EMT-B with one year of experience providing 911 care
  •  Basic Firefighting Skills, Structural Firefighting Skills, Hazardous Materials Response  
  •  Skills, Vehicle Rescue and Driver Operator from the Delaware State Fire School
  •  (Equivalent’s will be accepted)
  •  Water Rescue class from the Delaware State Fire School (or equivalent) within 6  Months of hire.
  • Basic computer skills

 Fully Completed application with a Back Ground Check included


Application procedure: Interested individuals should send completed applications to the Port Penn Volunteer Fire Company at PO BOX 29, PORT PENN DE 19731 attention Paid Staff Supervisor. Applications can be requested in an email to the Staff Supervisor ([email protected]). Applications are also available at station 29.

Failure to send a copy of all minimum qualification certifications will result in your application being discarded. This includes, training and back ground information.


Closing date: March 25,  2016 - (Extended till April 1st, 2016)