Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic Entry Level Testing
By Member Paul Mackin
March 30, 2017

The North Palos Fire Protection District is seeking qualified applicants to establish an eligibility list for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic with the District.


Applicant must be at least 21 years of age
Be a citizen of the United States
Have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
Possess a valid driver’s license
Be certified as a Basic Operations Firefighter or Firefighter II through the Office of the State Fire Marshall in the State of Illinois
State of Illinois licensed Paramedic (IDPH EMT-P) or currently enrolled in an IL Department of Public Health approved Paramedic Course. Applicant shall present proof of enrollment in order to obtain application. 
Valid CPAT http://sufd.org/ (April 6)

Applications will be available to qualified candidates beginning on May 15 - June 16 between the hours of 9:00am – 4:00pm, Monday-Friday at Station #1, 10629 S Roberts Rd, Palos Hills, IL. $35 non-refundable processing fee (cash/check only) is due upon receipt of application. The office will be closed on Monday, May 29.

A valid driver’s license must be presented in order to obtain an application. Only one application per candidate will be given.

Note: Full Testing information can be found in the attachment below and in the employment tab to the left.

Attachment FFAD 2017.pdf  (158k)