Employment Opportunities

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Serving the Charter Township and Village of Oxford


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The Paid-on-Call Division (POC) of the Oxford Fire Department comprises approximately 25 members. POC personnel have a choice of responding with the EMS Division or Fire / EMS Division. The Paid-on-Call Division responds to emergencies from minor medical emergencies to major structure fires.

Interested in becoming a Fire fighter/EMT? and a member of the Oxford Fire Department?

If you are 18 years of age or older, a High School Graduate or hold a GED, have a good driving record and no criminal history, we maintain an "open" application process. Qualified persons residing with the Charter Township of Oxford, including the Village of Oxford may apply. Application Forms may be obtained through this website or in Person, Monday thru Friday from 9AM to 5PM, at Fire Department Headquarters Station #1, 96 N. Washington Street in the Village of Oxford. Applications received are reviewed on an "as needed" basis. Criminal and Driving Record checks on applicants are conducted, followed by background reference checks. those applicants successfully passing the record screening will be offered an opportunity to participate in a Standardized Physical Agility test, conducted on a scheduled basis, in cooperation with several area Fire Departments.


Upon successful completion of the Standardized Physical Agility test, applicants will be placed on an eligibility list to be given a Conditional Offer of Employment as additional members are needed.

Prior to final hiring, applicants must successfully pass a pre-employment Physical Exam, including Drug Screen, conducted at a medical facility of the Fire Department's choice.


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To Apply, Download Employment Application Form (Click Here).  Once completed, return the form, in person, to our HQ.  If you have questions, please contact our Recruitment Coordinator, Sgt Kelly Kilgore, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Oxford Fire Department is currently hiring and establishing an eligibility list for the position of full time Firefighter/Paramedic.

 Please review the following required qualifications;

  • Written EMPCO score of 70% or higher at the time of application.
  • Successful completion of CPAT/BPAT agility test by the time of the oral interview.
  • Must be 18 years or older at the time of employment.
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid Michigan Driver's License without record of suspension or revocation in any State.
  • Must pass a criminal background investigation.
  • Must be able to read and write the English language.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Completion of the Michigan Fire Fighters Training Council Fire Fighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Michigan Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT/Paramedic) certification and licensure, American Heart Association CPR, ACLS certification.
  • Three (3) years' experience in fire and emergency medical services work.

Please submit an application for employment with the proof of qualifications on or before May 15th 2019.

Click Here to download an Application form or it may be obtained at Oxford Fire Station, 96 N. Washington, Oxford, Michigan 48371, between the hours of 9:00-5:00 Monday through Friday.

Questions may be addressed to:

Assistant Chief Creech


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