Village Employment

Thank you for your interest in a career with the Village of La Grange Park. Choosing a career in municipal government offers a unique and rewarding opportunity to serve the community. The Village of La Grange Park is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and the Village seeks talented, service-oriented people to join our team and provide exceptional service to our residents and businesses.

Open Positions

We encourage you to review the list of open positions. Please note that the Village only accepts applications/resumes for specific, advertised positions and we do not keep applications on file. Due to the volume of applications we may receive, the Village will only contact candidates selected to advance in the hiring process. Please note that if there are no positions listed below, then we currently have no openings available.

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To apply for an open position, please review the job advertisement and follow the instructions listed on the advertisement. 

Village of La Grange Park Employment Application

Available Positions

Paid-on-Call Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician

The La Grange Park Fire Department is asking residents to consider becoming a state certified Paid-on-Call Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician. This is a part-time/paid-on-call position with the Village of La Grange Park. Applications are now available at the La Grange Park Village Hall (447 North Catherine) or click the link above to print.  

The Village of La Grange Park is an equal opportunity employer. 

No previous fire or emergency medical experience is necessary. We provide all the required training for you to become a state certified Basic Operations Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician. For over 120 years, the La Grange Park Fire Department has relied on the residents of La Grange Park to serve as firefighters and emergency medical technicians. Most of the current La Grange Park Firefighters have full-time jobs in another profession or are full-time students. The time commitment is challenging, but serving the community and helping your neighbors is very rewarding. 

Applicants shall complete the application, and bring the completed application, along with a photo ID, to a mandatory Orientation session, which will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the La Grange Park Village Hall Community Room (lower level). 

No applicant will be accepted to the Orientation session without a completed application or valid ID. The applicant shall meet the following requirements to be considered for employment: - Must be a Resident of the Village of La Grange Park - Be eighteen (18) years of age at time of hire - Possess a High School diploma - Possess a current and valid Illinois Drivers License - Submit to and successfully pass a background investigation - Complete and successfully pass a structured oral interview, physical ability test, medical exam, and drug screening Any questions, please contact Lieutenant Steve Tullis at stullis@lagrangepark.org