Fire Territory of Plainfield Hiring Process

The Plainfield Fire Territory is now accepting online applications for the position of Career Firefighter.

Applicants for the position must be a United States Citizen, 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, valid driver’s license, valid CPAT card at time of appointment and meet the requirements of the Indiana 1977 Police Officers’ and Firefighters’ Pension Fund.

Experienced Career Firefighter/EMT’s and/or Career Firefighter Paramedics who are already members of the 1977 Police Officers’ and Firefighters’ Pension Fund may be considered for Lateral Transfer.

An online application will be available starting Tuesday September 5, 2017.  Deadline to apply is 4:00 PM Friday, September 22, 2017.

Two options to reach the application:


2016 Salaries

Probationary Firefighter/EMT $42,410.48 with mandatory overtime

Probationary Firefighter/Paramedic $44,354.80 with mandatory overtime

2nd Year Firefighter/EMT $46,147.22           2nd Year Firefighter/Paramedic $49,215.60

First Class (3rd year) Firefighter/EMT $52,709.30          First Class (3rd year) Firefighter/Paramedic $56,324.52

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