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 $46,878.32; 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 July 23, 2018.

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Chatham Community Fire Protection District seeks to fill a part-time Administrative Assistant position. The position is 20 hours a week. Starting Salary: $12.00/hr. The position is a contributor to the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund. The candidate must be reliable, self-motivated, very organized, and have the ability to prioritize and multi-task, along with being capable of working in a team-oriented environment.

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Chief's Message


On behalf of the Chatham Community Fire Protection District Board of Trustees and all of the members of the Chatham Fire Department, it is an honor to welcome you to the website of the Chatham Fire Department. We are pleased that you have taken the opportunity to visit with us.

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Events and Volunteering

Please select our Events page to view our many upcoming events and departmental meeting dates.

If you would like to apply to become a volunteer member of our department, please download the application found on the Volunteer page, complete the requested information and return it to us at the address found on our Contact page.

If you would like contact us, please select the Contact page for more information.

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