Part-Time Firefighter/EMT-B or Firefighter/Paramedic

Beecher Fire Protection District

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Contact Information

Address:

Beecher Fire Protection District
711 Penfield Street
Beecher, IL 60401

Phone:

  • 708-946-6585 ext 4002

Fax:

  • 708-300-9733

Position Information

Application Deadline:

  • Until Filled

Salary:

  • Firefighter/EMT-Basic Pay: $17.90/hour

    Firefighter/Paramedic Pay: $19.80/hour

    Benefits:

    • New hires can work up to 212 hours in a 28-day period (This does not include department training time or call-back time during major events)
    • Pay increase for apparatus operators
    • Paid holidays (time and a half)
    • Education tuition reimbursement
    • Optional 457 Retirement Plan

Sworn:

  • 1; 6 (Contract); 47 (Part-time)

Population:

  • 7,900

Position Details

Department Overview:

The Beecher Fire Protection District's administration is dedicated to providing a progressive fire department for the community through personal and professional development of its staff. The BFPD operates with a part-time staff of 47 Firefighter/Paramedics and EMT-Basics, 3 full-time contract Lieutenant/Paramedics, 3 full-time contract Firefighter/Paramedics, a full-time Fire Chief, a part-time Deputy Chief, from one fire station located at 711 Penfield Street. The Beecher Fire Protection District (BFPD) is an all-hazards ISO Class 2 fire department, responding to 1,200 calls for service annually to the residents of the Village of Beecher, Washington Township, and portions of Will Township.

BFPD is an active organization within MABAS Division 27 and offers opportunities to participate in specialty teams:

  • Combined Agency Response Team
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Water Rescue
  • Fire/Arson Investigations

Job Description:

  • The FF/PM or FF/EMT-B performs duties in the areas of emergency medical, fire suppression, hazardous materials, specialized technical rescue responses, fire prevention, and public education activities. These duties are above average in physical and mental difficulty.
  • The FF/PM, FF/EMT-B is expected to maintain themselves, and all equipment in an "at the ready" status to respond. Responses will be at all hours of the day and night and in all types of weather.
  • The FF/PM, FF/EMT-B position involves considerable public contact, preparation of thorough and complete written reports, reading comprehension, and public speaking.
  • FF/PMs, FF/EMT-Bs are scheduled 12 to 24 hours on duty. 

Qualifications:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Certified Basic Operations Firefighter with the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal OR
  • IDPH licensed EMT-Basic; Paramedic preferred, with ability to test into the Riverside EMS System
  • Have a valid Driver's License
  • Not have any felony convictions

Applications are available for download under the employment tab of our website:

www.beecherfire.org

OR

Are available for pick up between the hours from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday, at:

District's Station # 1

711 Penfield Street

Beecher, Illinois 60401

Failure to fully complete the application form shall be grounds for rejection from the process.

If you have any questions please call:

708-946-6585 ext 4002

The Beecher Fire Protection District is an equal opportunity employer



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