*Seeking Part-time Paramedic/Firefighter Applicants for Immediate Openings*
By Member Paul Mackin
March 30, 2017

The North Palos Fire Protection District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Paramedic/Firefighter and Firefighter with the District. Part-time Paramedic/Firefighters and Firefighters will be required to work 24 hour shifts.

•Applicant must be at least 18 years of age
•Be a citizen of the United States
•Have a high school diploma or equivalent
•Possess a valid driver’s license
•State of Illinois licensed Paramedic or EMT (Note: Paramedic Applicants take precedent in hiring & EMT may be considered when needed)
•Be certified as a Basic Operations Firefighter or Firefighter II through the Office of the State Fire Marshall in the State of Illinois
•Have certification of Hazardous Materials Operations through the Office of the State Fire Marshall in the State of Illinois

Applications for Part-time Paramedic/Firefighter are available for download under the employment tab of this site or are available for pick up between the hours from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, at the District’s Station # 1, 10629 South Roberts Road, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465.

A valid driver’s license must be presented in order to obtain an application. Failure to fully complete the application form shall be grounds for rejection from the process. If you have any questions please call (708) 974-4474.