Deadline: September 14, 2018
THE HOBART FIRE DEPARTMENT IS A PROUD RECIPIENT OF A SAFER GRANT WHICH WILL ALLOW US TO FILL EIGHT POSITIONS IMMEDIATELY
The City of Hobart Civil Service Fire Commission announces applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic will be accepted beginning immediately and closing on September 14, 2018. Candidates must meet the following minimum criteria:
Applicants must either be a licensed Indiana Paramedic, a licensed out of state Paramedic eligible for Indiana reciprocity or a current paramedic student in good standing in order to apply.
- Must hold a current, valid Driver’s License
- Must have a current EMS certification/license (out of state paramedics are
encouraged to apply). Proof of certifications must be presented in order to apply.
- Paramedic students must present a Letter of Good Standing from their course
- Applicants must present a current Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) card at
the time of appointment.
- Must be at the time of hire:
A citizen of the United States of America
A high school graduate or equivalent; and
At least twenty-one (21) years of age, but under thirty-six (36) years of age or forty and one-half (40.5) for honorably discharged veterans with at least 20 years of military service.
Must not have a Felony conviction.
Must qualify under the rules of the 1977 Police Officers’ and Firefighters’ Pension and Disability Fund.
10% credit given to passing written exam scores for each of the following: Military service with honorable discharge
Current Indiana paramedic license
No applications will be accepted after the closing date of September 14, 2018. There is an application fee of $25.00 due when the application is submitted. Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list good for two (2) calendar years.
Application Forms and Materials may be picked up at:
Clerk-Treasurer’s Office, Hobart City Hall, 414 Main Street, Hobart, IN Between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.
Testing will be administered on September 29, 2018 at 9:00 am. The location is the PCC Building located at 705 E. 4th. St. Hobart, IN. Use the Basement entrance on the East side.