VILLAGE OF HANOVER PARK
2121 LAKE STREET
HANOVER PARK, ILLINOIS 60133
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Updated: November 16, 2021
Position Title: Full-Time Firefighter / Paramedic
Hanover Park Fire Department is currently hiring for Full-Time Firefighter/ Paramedic. All applicants must complete the FireTEAM exam through National Testing Network.
Salary Information: $63,476.46 + $5,250 Paramedic Licensure pay
Benefit Information: Is posted on the Village of Hanover Park online Firefighter/Paramedic job posting at www.hpiljobs.org under the “Benefits” tab of the posting.
Candidate Contact PersonDan NicholsonDeputy Chief630email@example.com
Department Overview: OUR MISSION To achieve excellence in fire prevention and emergency service by maintaining the highest standards in education, training and dedication and believing in the honor, sacrifice and duty of our calling so that we will provide the highest degree of safety and security to our community.
The Hanover Park Fire Department provides fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to the residents and visitors of the Village of Hanover Park and surrounding unincorporated areas. The Hanover Park Fire Department was created on July 1, 2000 when the Village assumed control of the Hanover Park Fire Protection District, previously called the Ontarioville Fire Protection District.The Fire Department is staffed by dedicated professionals available to respond to calls for service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Hanover Park Fire Department has an Insurance Services Office (ISO) Class 2 rating.
The Hanover Park Fire Department has a progressive training program. From the time a person is accepted into the ranks as a firefighter their training begins. Due to the wide array of emergencies we respond to, we require our firefighters to have knowledge and understanding of every aspect of the job of fire suppression, rescue, and emergency medical services.
City/County/Area Information: Hanover Park / Both Cook and DuPage Counties
Citizenship Required: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid ILLINOIS Driver's License: Need a valid license and the ability to obtain an Illinois Driver’s license after being hired
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: 20/20 w/corrective lens
Academy Certification: Yes
Prior Experience: Certified Paramedic and Certified BOF or equivalent
Certified Basic Operations Firefighter or equivalent that will transfer to an Illinois OSFM Basic Operations Firefighter Certification
Successful passing score of Written Examination
Successful completion of Initial Interview
Successful completion of a Secondary Interview
Pass a Background Check/ Investigation
Pass a polygraph examination
Pass a psychological examination
Pass a physical and drug screening