Employment Opportunties


Town of Oxford – Fire Chief

The Town of Oxford (population 4400) is currently seeking qualified individuals who have a proven success leading a small municipal fire and rescue department. The Oxford Fire & Rescue Department has a combined annual budget of approximately $698,000.  Applicants must have experience managing a workforce of approximately 30-40 per diem firefighters and EMS personnel. Applicants must also have a minimum of five years management level experience in a similar sized department. Demonstrable knowledge of fire/rescue/ambulance operations and procedures are required. Applicants must be certified Firefighter II or higher, Basic EMT, have all required National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) certifications, familiar with municipal budgeting, working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel, effective communication skills, scheduling experience and the ability to work cooperatively with other municipal departments.

Applications and a complete job description are linked below.  Interested candidates must submit an application for employment, cover letter, and resume to: Diane Gniadek, Deputy Finance Clerk, P.O. Box 153, Oxford, Maine 04270 by 3:00 pm Friday, May 3, 2019.

 Fire Chief Job Description

The Town of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity Employer


The Town of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Town Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Contact Information
P.O. Box 153
Oxford, Maine 04270
Phone: 207-539-4431
Fax: 207-539-4228
Our office will be closed on the following days
Jan 1 New Year's Day  Tuesday
Jan 21 Martin Luther King Day Monday
Feb 18 Presidents' Day Monday
Apr 15 Patriots Day Monday
May 27 Memorial Day Monday
Jul 4 Independence Day Thursday
Sep 2 Labor Day Monday
Oct 14 Columbus Day Monday
Nov 11 Veterans' Day  Monday
Nov 28 Thanksgiving Thursday
Nov 29 Thanksgiving Friday
Dec 24 + 25 Christmas Tuesday Wednesday

All Days that Elections are held, June and November.

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P.O. Box 153
Oxford, Maine 04270

Fax: 207-539-4228

Phone: 207-539-4431