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Firefighter Testing and Job Opportunities

The Fire Science program offers firefighter testing and also maintains information on career opportunities. Check back for additional opportunities.

Firefighter Testing

Our next Firefighter Testing Consortium is to be determined.

Job Opportunities

Lake Havasu City, AZ

Full-Time Paramedic/Firefighter Trainee Firefighter/Paramedic FD Suppression

Posting Date: Feb. 14

Applications will be accepted for this position until an adequate pool of applicants have applied. First application review will take place two (2) weeks after posting and as needed thereafter. The posting is subject to close at any time, so you are highly encouraged to apply early. 

For more job information or to apply, visit their careers page.

Paramedic Services of Illinois (PSI), Inc.

Firefighters and Paramedics

Posting Date: Hiring Ongoing

PSI provides paramedics and firefighters to communities, municipalities and fire protection districts.

For more job information or to apply, visit their careers page

Bensenville Fire District

Part-Time Firefighter and Paramedics and Single Role Paramedics

The Bensenville Fire Protection District is currently accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedic and Single Role Paramedic positions. Minimum requirements:

  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Be certified Firefighter II/Basic Operations Firefighter with the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal (Firefighter/Paramedic Applicants Only)
  • Be IDPH licensed EMT-P with the ability to test into the Good Sam EMS System  Current CPAT & Ladder Climb Preferred
  • Have a valid Illinois Drivers License 
  • Have no felony convictions
  • No current IAFF members are eligible for this position

For more job information or to apply, visit bensenvillefpd.org.

Glenside Fire District

Part-Time Firefighter

The Glenside Fire Protection District is hiring for the position of Part-Time Firefighter and Firefighter recruits.

Part-time requirements for Part-time Firefighter with the District:                                                                   

  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum age of 19 at time of application
  • Valid State of Illinois driver’s license Must have a valid Illinois CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test)
  • Must clear background investigation (criminal/personal)
  • State of Illinois Department of Public Health EMT-B or EMT-P license
  • Must illustrate a good health and fitness condition by means of a medical examination by a certified physician. This may be required at the applicant’s cost upon conditional job offer.

For more information or to apply, visit glensidefire.org.

Westmont Fire Department

Part-Time Firefighter

Are you looking for excitement, extra money and growth opportunities all within a fun environment? Westmont Fire Department offers:

  • Part-Time Flexible Schedule
  • Competitive Hourly Wages
  • Day/Weekend Shift Wage Incentives
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Excellent Training Program
  • Formal & Certification Education
  • New Superior Apparatus & Equipment
  • Great Camaraderie & Working Environment

For more information or to apply, visit their careers page.

York Center Fire District

Part-Time Firefighter and Paramedic

For more information or to apply, visit their careers page

Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)

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Program Contact Information

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