The City of DeKalb is testing and accepting applications for Firefighter/Paramedic to establish an eligibility list.
DeKalb is located in a university community and the Fire Department serves a population of approximately 16,000 students and 42,600 residents. The Department has an ISO Rating of 2 with a primary response area of 15 square miles and serves an additional 40 square miles by contract to the DeKalb Fire Protection District. In 2020, the DeKalb Fire Department responded to 6,325 requests for emergency service of which 80% were medical calls. The Fire Department is comprised of 59 full-time sworn employees including a Fire Chief, 2 Deputy Fire Chiefs, and 1 civilian employee.
To view the full recruitment brochure, hiring and residency requirements, timeline, application and testing instructions, please visit our website at:
Deadline to complete testing and application:
Sunday, November 7, 2021
The City of DeKalb is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Ad viewed 610 times
Police Jobs, Fire Jobs, Civilian Jobs