The City of Caribou is seeking applicants for the position of Mechanic in its Public Works Department. Applicants must have the minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent. Trade School Degree in Mechanical, Diesel or Automobile maintenance is helpful. Must be physically able to meet the demands of the position and capable of working long hours when required. Own tools required. Class B CDL and a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test is required. Competitive pay, excellent benefits.
Caribou is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested parties may submit cover letter, application, and resume to Dave Ouellette at firstname.lastname@example.org or brought to the Department of Public Works at 904 Main St in Caribou. Please, no phone calls.
Fire and Ambulance Department
The City of Caribou, Fire and Ambulance Department, is seeking highly motivated and customer service minded individual to join our team of public safety professionals. We respond to over 2,500 calls for service annually providing advanced life support EMS treatment & transport as well as full-service fire suppression, rescue and education services to the citizens and visitors to our community. We are currently accepting applications for an immediate opening in a Firefighter/Paramedic position.
Paramedic Firefighters & Firefighter/EMTs
Our full-time staff is covered under a collective bargaining agreement which includes a competitive wage rate and an excellent benefits package including a 25 year, no age limit, retirement plan.
Minimum requirements include: HS diploma or GED equivalent; Interior Structural Firefighter Certification or equivalent – Firefighter I & II preferred; completion of State certified AVOC/EVOC class preferred; EMT-B license (EMT-P preferred). Application period open till filled.
An application may be obtained below or picked up at the City Office and returned to the Human Resource Dept. located at 25 High St. Caribou Maine, 04736.
Heavy Truck Operator/Laborer
The City of Caribou is accepting applications for a full-time Truck Driver/Laborer. Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent; experience or trade certification in heavy truck operation or similar field; and a minimum of a Class-B Commercial Driver’s License with air brakes. Compliance with federally mandated drug screening for CDL holders is required by law.
The City of Caribou offers competitive wages and health/retirement benefits. The City of Caribou is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested parties may submit an application to Dave Ouellette at email@example.com or brought to the Department of Public Works at 904 Main St in Caribou. Employment application is below. Please, no phone calls.
Airport FBO Services
Caribou Municipal Airport (KCAR)
The City of Caribou is accepting applications for a full time Police Officer. Applicant must have a high school diploma, 200-hour police course certificate and will be required to pass the Maine Criminal Justice Academy prescribed physical aptitude test, oral examinations, physical and psychological examination and criminal background check including a polygraph examination. Applicant must hold a valid Maine driver’s license and have an excellent driving record. Any of the following would be a plus: Associate or Bachelor Degree in Criminal Justice, Academy Blue Pin or law enforcement experience.
The Caribou Police Department operates on a 12-hour schedule-3 on/3 off and offers competitive wages with excellent health benefits. Retirement benefit includes 25-year Maine State Retirement with no minimum age. Overtime includes regular overtime and special details, including ATV patrols; Homeland Security patrols; Bureau of Highway Safety-seatbelt, OUI, speed and distracted driving patrols; underage drinking enforcement; and others. The City of Caribou is an equal opportunity employer.
Applications are available at the Caribou Police Department and below.
Please submit application, resume and cover letter to: Chief Michael Gahagan, Caribou Police Department, 25 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736.
The City of Caribou is presently seeking candidates to add to its roster for Reserve Officers. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED, hold a valid Maine driver’s license with no adverse driving record, and have passed the Maine Criminal Justice Academy ALERT test. Preference will be given to candidates who have successfully completed the Maine Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Pre-Service Program. The pay rate for Reserve Officers is $14.00 per hour.
Submit application, resume and cover letter to: Chief Michael Gahagan, Caribou Police Department, 25 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736