*Seeking Part-time Paramedic/Firefighter Applicants*
By Member Paul Mackin
December 12, 2018

The North Palos Fire Protection District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Part-Time Firefighter/Paramedic. The position requires members to work 24-hour shifts with an hourly pay rate of $17.50. Members work an average of 6 to 8 shifts per month, additional shifts may be available upon approval.


• 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
• Be certified as a Firefighter II or Basic Operations Firefighter through the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshall
• State of Illinois (IDPH) licensed Paramedic
• Have or meet certification requirements of Hazardous Materials first Responder - Operations through the Illinois Office of
the State Fire Marshall

Applications are available online at http://www.northpalosfpd.org/content/employment/

Completed applications must be submitted in person with proof of qualifications, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mon. through Fri. at the District’s Administrative Offices: 10629 South Roberts Road, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465.

Applicants will be subject to an Interview, Background Examination and Medical Evaluation before being considered for employment.

Failure to fully complete the application form or meet the qualifications shall be grounds for rejection from the process. If you have any questions, please call (708) 974-4474.