Director Applicant

The Southwest Harbor-Tremont Ambulance Service is seeking applicants for a Service Director. We are a non-profit ambulance service with office located in Southwest Harbor,Maine on Mount Desert Island. A 20-member crew with two ambulances run approximately 450 calls per year serving the towns of Southwest Harbor and Tremont, including areas within scenic Acadia National Park, as well as supporting our neighboring towns with mutual aid.

In addition to providing emergency medical care, typical duties of the Service Director will include Service development and ensuring operational readiness, inventory and schedule management, payroll processing, public outreach, and supervising the Leadership Team. This position requires 36 hours of on-duty work per week, alternating to 30 hours of on-duty work and an administrative 6-hour shift every other week, with 4 hours of remote work per week. The position offers flexible scheduling, with shifts ranging from 6 to 36 hours. Starting salary range $45,000-$55,000, dependent on experience and qualifications, with monthly allowance for health insurance plus additional benefits.

Applicants must hold a valid Maine EMS issued license and associated certifications, with strong preference given to the Paramedic level. Candidate should have 3 years of progressive management or supervisory experience, and a Bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required. A successful background check will be required. We are seeking someone with excellent communication and problem-solving skills, a person with comprehensive knowledge of emergency medical and public safety systems, and a strong leader who is also a great collaborator and team player.

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Please send completed application, cover letter, and resume to Southwest Harbor-Tremont Ambulance Service, Attn:  Andrew Braley, Service Chief, PO Box 437, Southwest Harbor ME. 04679 or scan items to

This position will be posted until filled.