The Montclair City Council is saddened to announce that Council Member Emeritus Leonard Paulitz passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at Pomona Valley Hospital in the company of his six children, and in the thoughts and prayers of innumerable friends.  Leonard, who was preceded in death by the passing of his wife Constance, was 94 years of age.

Firefighter (Paramedic) (Entry-Level)


  • Type: Full Time
  • Scheduled salary increases through 2025 – up to $104,148/yr.
  • Posted Date:07/06/2021
  • Continuous Recruitment

Responds to alarms and fights fires following departmental procedures; assists in building ventilation; performs salvage work after emergencies; rescues endangered persons; operates fire trucks, and other apparatus; assists in simple maintenance, upkeep, and repairs to Fire Department apparatus and equipment; inspects commercial and residential structures regularly to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local fire prevention laws, codes, and regulations; maintains fire stations and grounds; studies applicable technical publications; provides necessary written and oral reports and maintains simple records; attends drills, classes, and study sessions; and performs pre-hospital treatment protocols as a paramedic (EMT-P) within the policies of the local system.

Please review the full job flyer before applying.  The job flyer includes the selection process, requirements, and filing procedures.

Firefighter (Paramedic) (Entry-Level) Job Flyer

To download the application and any supplements if required, please go to Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the City of Montclair!

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