Positions Currently Available

P/T Firefighter/Paramedic

Newport Fire/EMS  Department is accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedic.  The applicants shall possess the appropriate EMS certification and NC Fire/Rescue Commission FF I & II, Emergency Vehicle Driver (or equivalent), and Hazardous Materials Level I (Operations).

Paramedic applicants must possess a valid Healthcare Provider CPR card, ACLS, & PALS certification, and must be able to obtain AMLS & PHTLS within one year of hiring.  If the applicant is not boarded in Carteret County, hiring will be contingent upon clearance from the Carteret County Medical Director.  

All applicants shall possess or be able to obtain a NC DMV Class B driver’s license within thirty days of the date of hire.  Applicants must also have ICS 100 & 200 & NIMS 700 & 800.

All applicants must be able to function independently as described in departmental job descriptions.  Please send applications and/or resumes to:

Newport Fire Department

Chief Whitley

PO Box 1869

Newport, NC 28570


Email Applications and/or resumes to Chief Whitley at bwhitley@townofnewport.com

If you have any questions you may also email or call Chief Whitley at the email listed above or call (252) 223-4510


Open until filled