Employment Opportunities

We're Hiring!!  Visit the 2022 Hiring Process link for information.  

The Valparaiso Fire Department currently operates with 73 full-time Firefighters, many of whom are also cross-trained as EMT's or Paramedics.  We strive to hire qualified individuals that will act with integrity, compassion, and professionalism, and will continue their career with us following our Mission Statement and Values.

We offer a competitive salary, health insurance, paid vacation, and other benefits. The pension program is through the State of Indiana PERF. Personnel work a 24 hour on-duty/48 hour off-duty rotation. Personnel are members of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), and have a labor contract with the city. 
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