The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Chatham Community Fire Protection District will be accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of Firefighter/EMT. Starting Base Pay for first-year probationary Firefighter / EMT is $48,284.67; plus a benefit package. Applicants must meet minimum requirements at the time of application; including, but not limited to being a licensed IDPH Paramedic and the possession of a valid CPAT card with a Ladder Climb test. The application period will begin June 28, 2019. All applications must be submitted to and received by the Board of Fire Commissioners at the Chatham Fire Department located at #1 Fireman Square, Chatham, Illinois 62629-1378, on or before the application deadline of August 20, 2019 by 4:00p.m. NO EXCEPTIONS. Informational packets will be made available at the above address and for download from this website.

For all inquiries or if assistance in applying is required; please contact the Board of Fire Commissioners:
Telephone (217) 483-2121 / Fax (217) 483-4411 / e-mail:

The Chatham Community Fire Protection District is an Affirmative Action / EEO Employer