Personnel and Employment



  • Chief/EMT Jeffrey Blanchard, C-1
  • Deputy Chief/Paramedic Jason Cavallaro, C-2
  • Administrative Assistant, Julie Burke

Fire Prevention Officer

  • Captain/Paramedic Fred Freeman, C-3

Group 1

  • Captain/EMT Gino DeAcetis, C-4
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Eric Barron
  • Firefighter/Paramedic John Earle
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Michael Shaw
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Andrew Lachimia
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Tomasz Numrych 

Group 2

  • Captain/Paramedic Robert Kenney, C-5
  • Firefighter/EMT Timothy Kirley
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Michael Marciello (Acting Captain)
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Dana Allen
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Jonathan Pelletier
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Sebastian Rivas
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Thomas Duggan

Group 3

  • Captain/Paramedic Justin Reed, C-6
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Eric Johnson
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Christopher Azizian
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Joseph Centeio
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Joshua Morrison
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Kyle Stetler

Group 4

  • Captain/EMT  Martin Alfis, C-7
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Richard Salvucci
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Joseph Pacella
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Shayne Blakeman
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Sean McDonald
  • Firefighter/Paramedic Jonathan Goodwin

Call Firefighters

  • Lieutenant John Fontes
  • Lieutenant Michael Hoadley
  • Firefighter Joseph Salvucci
  • Firefighter Roger Leslie Jr.
  • Firefighter Gregory Katapodis
  • Firefighter Brian Rodick
  • Firefighter Mark Montilio
  • Firefighter Ryan Hoadley
  • Firefighter Matthew Terenzi
  • Firefighter Sean Murphy
  • Firefighter Timothy Ciolkosz
  • Firefighter Jacob Reardon
  • Firefighter Edward Geswell, IV


Career Firefighter/Paramedic

Thank you for your interest in joining the Hanover Fire Department.  The Department utilizes the Massachusetts Civil Service System to hire and promote Career Firefighters who must have the minimum qualifications:

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years old AND have at least a high school diploma or GED
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Massachusetts Driver's Licesnse
  • Must reside in a community as specified in the Collective Bargaining Agreement
  • Must be a Massachusetts or Nationally Registered Paramedic

 For more information about becoming a Career Firefighter in Hanover and to learn about the hiring process, please visit Massachusetts Civil Service.

For more information about the benefits available to employees of the Town of Hanover, please visit our Payroll and Benefits Office

Additional benefit and salary information may be found in the Collective Bargaining Agreement Between the Town of Hanover and the Professional Firefighters of Hanover, IAFF Local 2726.

Call Firefighter

Thank you for your interest in joining the Hanover Fire Department.  Call Firefighters support the operations of the Department on an on-call basis when requested and must have the minimum qualifications:

  • Must be a Hanover resident
  • Must be a minimum of 18 years old AND have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Massachusetts Driver's License
  • Must attend required training throughout the year and respond to a pre-established percentage of emergency response per year

To request additional information about becoming a Call Firefighter or to receive an Application Package, please submit a Hanover Call Firefighter Information Request.

Call Firefighter Selection Criteria