Seeking Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic Applicants
 
By Fire Chief Joe Falaschetti
July 13, 2020
 

The Beecher Fire Protection District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Firefighter/Paramedic. The Beecher Fire Protection District is located in southeastern Will County bordering Kankakee County and Indiana. Our organization responds to 1,100 calls for service annually from one fire station.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Applicant must be at least 18 years of age
• Be a citizen of the United States
• Have a high school diploma or equivalent
• Possess a valid driver’s license (Class B Non-CDL)
• State of Illinois licensed Paramedic
• Be certified as a Basic Operations Firefighter through the Office of the State Fire Marshal in the State of Illinois
• Successful system entry into Riverside EMS System
• Applicants will be subject to an interview, background examination, and medical evaluation before being considered for employment.
• Candidate Physical Assessment Test (CPAT) is desirable but not required.

Applications for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic 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 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, at the District’s Station # 1, 711 Penfield Street Beecher, Illinois 60401.
Failure to fully complete the application form in its entirety shall be grounds for rejection from the process. If you have any questions please call (708) 946-6585.

The Beecher Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.