Prospect Heights, Illinois
Fire Protection District
10 E. Camp McDonald Road
Prospect Heights, IL60070
Sworn Officers: 52
Application Deadline: 10/19/18
General Requirements for Paid-On-Call Membership complete details and application available at:
In order to be considered for Paid-On-Call (POC) membership (employment) with the Prospect Heights Fire Protection District (PHFPD), the following minimum requirements must be met.
The requirements include, but are not limited to:
Complete position descriptions as well as hiring policies and procedures of the PHFPD are available upon written request to the Fire Chief.
The Recruit Training Program (RTP) of the Prospect Heights Fire Protection District is a mandatory requirement for all persons accepted for membership as a Paid-On-Call Firefighter. The course begins January 14, 2019 and ends March 22, 2019. This is a formal, structured training academy meeting every day, Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 6:00 P.M. for eleven (11) weeks. The sessions meet in both Prospect Heights and Glenview and consist of both classroom lectures and hands-on drills that cover all material in the State Fire Marshal’s Basic Operations Firefighter. After completion the new member will sit for the State Fire Marshal’s Basic Operations Firefighter exam. This is an unpaid education and the applicant who is appointed is required to sign a tuition reimbursement agreement.
ALL REQUIRED TRAINING TO BECOME A PAID-ON-CALL FIREFIGHTERS IS UNCOMPENSATED – NO WAGES ARE PAID DURING THE TRAINING PERIOD.
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