PALOS FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT
8815 W 123RD ST.
PALOS PARK, ILLINOIS 60464
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Updated: June 06, 2019
Job Classification: Part-Time Firefighter/Paramedic
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Salary Information: $17.46 an hour
Candidate Contact:Bosco Albert BaracusTesting CoordinatorAdmin@wvfd.net(email@example.com)
Department Information: Palos Fire Protection District serves a community of approximately 32,000 residents. We operate 2 Fire Stations with one 105’ ladder truck, 2 ALS engines, and 3 ALS ambulances. We participate in Dive, CART, and Hazardous Materials Teams.
Area Information: Palos Park, Cook County, ILPopulation: 32,000Department Mission: The Palos Fire Protection District has been established to provide the citizenry of our community with professional fire protection, fire suppression, emergency medical services, as well as protection against numerous other hazards which may threaten lives or property.It is the sworn duty of all members of the Palos Fire Protection District to uphold the primary objectives of our service: Protect the lives and property of the citizens of the Palos Fire Protection District. All members are also sworn to uphold the Constitution of the United States, the Constitution of the State of Illinois, and the laws and ordinances of the Palos Fire Protection District.
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: HS Diploma or GED
Valid ILLINOIS State Driver's License: Valid Illinois State Drivers License
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: 20/20 or Corrected
Academy Certification: Academy Certified, IL State Basic Fire Fighter, EMT-P, Hazardous Materials Operations
Hiring Process: Application, Interview, Criminal Background Check, and NFPA Physical.
Shift Assignment: Palos Fire offers both 12 and 24 hours rotating shift schedules. Holidays and weekends are required.