News & Current Events

Full-time Firefighter/Paramedic Opening

September 10, 2019

The Butler Township Fire Department is currently a combination fire department staffing 18 full-time and additional part-time personnel. We are accepting applications for the immediate hiring of a Firefighter/Paramedic to work a 24/48 shifted schedule. The department is a progressive organization that boasts outstanding working conditions as well as excellent facilities and equipment. The minimum qualifications for the positions are: • High school diploma or equivalent • Current State of Ohio: EMT-Paramedic certification (by time of appointment); Level II Firefighter Certification (by time of appointment); Fire Safety Inspector (within one year of appointment); also, Hazardous Material Operation certificate; NIMS certification; current certification in; ACLS, CPR, and ability to obtain EMS Local Operating Protocol; valid Driver’s License. • Must maintain required continuing education hours as required to maintain all certifications Any or all of the following testing and screening procedures may be utilized during the hiring process: examination process; CVSA; background investigation; and credit check. Must pass physical and drug screen. Candidates interested in this position must submit a cover letter and resume’ along with a completed application to the attention of Full-time Firefighter process by email at or mail to Butler Township, 3780 Little York Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45414 by September 30th, 2019 (No Later Than 4:00PM). Due to the public record laws in Ohio, the identity of applicants and application materials cannot be considered to be confidential.


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Community Event / Party in the Park October 5th

September 2, 2019

On Saturday, October 5th from 10 am to 5 pm, Butler Township will host the 2019 “Party in the Park”, a community event that is fun for all ages! The event will be held in Art Van Atta Park and will be the perfect fall, family festival, with food trucks, live music, craft beer, a petting zoo, wagon rides and other children’s activities. The event is free! Like our page on Facebook @BTpartyinthepark or visit for updates and event information.

Live Entertainment Schedule 

10 am – 11 am Kylie Miller

11:30 am – 1:00 pm Southbound

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Velvet Crush Unplugged

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Reflektion

A variety of beers will be offered from several popular craft breweries. Tastings will be offered at $20, for a commemorative glass and fifteen 4-ounce drink tickets. Individual beers & wine will be $5.

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