Employment Opportunities

Interested in a rewarding career?

The Huntley Fire Protection District offers the best opportunities for employment and advancement in the Fire Service.

Our firefighters work with the state of the art apparatus and equipment which is supported by full time staff members in EMS, Training, and Mobile Integrated Health. The District also maintains several specialty teams which include Technical Rescues, Sonar, Hazardous Materials, and Fire Investigation. The District is a member of MABAS Division 5 and Division 4/5 Lake and McHenry County Specialized Response Team. The District places a high degree of importance on the customer service it provides to both internal and external customers.

 

Huntley Fire Protection District also interacts with the community by providing a variety of programs such as slip, trip and fall education, hosting a Fire Cadet and Intern Program, and providing CPR instruction classes.

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Employment 
Opportunities

The Huntley Fire Protection District is an equal opportunity employer. 

FULL-TIME CAREER 

The Huntley Fire Protection District is not currently accepting applications for Full-Time Career opportunities.

PART-TIME FIREFIGHTER / PARAMEDIC OR EMT-B

Qualifications for the position of part-time firefighter paramedic include:

  • A high school graduate or have a G.E.D.

  • A valid driver’s license with at least a class B non-CDL rating or greater

  • A current CPAT card

  • A current CPR card

  • A current certified EMT B license

  • An Illinois Certified Fire Fighter II or Basic Operations Firefighter

Click Here To Apply! (PDF Form)

PART-TIME PARAMEDIC ONLY

CADET POST

The Cadet Post is comprised of up to 20 cadets and run by various advisors from within the District. The purpose of the Cadet Post is to expose young individuals to the various aspects of the fire service while developing strong character, sound morals and values, and all while instilling a sense of responsibility. 

INTERN

A career-orientated program for young adults interested in a career in emergency services. This program provides a systematic means for selected fire science or emergency medical services students to receive an enriched educational internship while preparing them to have a successful career in the field of emergency services.

Part-Time ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT POSITION 

The Huntley Fire Protection District is seeking an Administrative Assistant to perform a variety of complex and routine administrative duties. Nature of the work performed requires a professional manner in all dealings with the public, Fire District staff and Board members. Work requires the exercise of considerable judgement, initiative and discretion. The position provides support services to the Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Chiefs, Fire Marshal, Fire Prevention Bureau and the Fire District Board in preparing reports, presentations, research and scheduling of general activities. Responsibilities include documentation and record keeping in areas of human resources, finance, official meetings and data analysis. This is a non-sworn at will part-time position hired by the Fire Chief. 

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INSPIRATION

DOESN'T COME FROM WHAT YOU DO.

IT COMES FROM THE FACT YOU'RE WILLING TO DO IT.