Hammond Fire Department Is Taking Lateral Hire Applications

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Now Hiring Paramedic/EMT Lateral Transfers!

  • Must be members of the 1977 Police Officers & Firefighters Pension and Disability Fund
  • Come Join one of the oldest, aggressive and diverse fire departments in NWI!
  • Pay starts at $47,459 and after your first year make a minimum of $60,885!!
  • Enjoy great benefits such as Certification Pay, Wellness Bonus, Uniform allowance, educational reimbursement, Longevity pay and a generous residency bonus!!
  • One of the best Pensions in the state with a base rate of $83,360! Great Vacation time! Eligible for post-retirement benefits after 15 years of service!
  • Pick up an application at 6110 Calumet Ave (Central Fire Station) between 8am & 4pm Monday through Friday. Applications due by September 16th 2022. If you have questions please contact one of our recruitment specialists (219)853-6416
  • There is no residency requirement for this round of lateral hiring!!!!!!!!!!!