Our department offers both full-time and paid-on-call positions.
Full-time positions are hired from a two-year eligibility list by the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.
Part-time firefighters play an important role as a backup force to our department. They perform fire suppression, rescue, and HAZMAT response.
Effingham Fire Department provides training and the required personal protective equipment. Joining our team is a unique opportunity to become active members in the community and make a big impact on the lives of your friends and neighbors.