The Homewood Fire Department is currently hiring for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedics.
These positions will remain open until filled.
The Homewood Fire Department has a 5.5 square mile service area and is an active Department within Illinois MABAS Division 24.
The Homewood Fire Department provides a full range of fire and emergency services to our community and our surrounding communities.
Our department averages over 3,000 responses annually and offers many training opportunities.
The Village of Homewood is located in the south suburbs of Chicago within Cook County.
Minimum Job Requirements:
Minimum Age at Time of Hire: 18
US Citizen: Candidates must have U.S. Citizenship
High School Grad/GED: Must have either a high school diploma or a General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
Driver's License: Must have a valid Driver's License
Ability to Read/Speak English: Candidates must be able to fluently read, write and speak English
Vision: Medical evaluation including vision and other requirements will be in accordance to the most current National Fire Protection Association Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire Districts (NFPA 1582)
Necessary Certifications (for non-Homewood residents): Candidate must acquire this license by their date of hire
Licensed State of Illinois Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic (EMT-P)