october 30, 2021
For more information, please visit https://www.mass.gov/info-details/2021-municipal-firefighter-examination.
- The City of New Bedford has a residency requirement. Employees are required to be residents of the City of New Bedford at the time of appointment, unless a specific waiver has been granted by the City Council with approval of the Mayor.
- As a condition of employment the City of New Bedford will conduct a Massachusetts Criminal Offender Record Information, once an offer has been accepted.
- Applicants are required to pass a pre-employment physical examination administered by a physician appointed by the City of New Bedford.
NOTE FROM THE CITY OF NEW BEDFORD
- Effective, November 9, 2020, all positions are posted for 15 days, unless otherwise determined a more appropriate time. Employment applications will then be sent to the department and given the opportunity to review. If a suitable candidate is not found the City will repost the position.