We are a volunteer organization providing fire protection, EMS and rescue services to the village of Blue Mound, IL and the surrounding areas. Our district covers approximately 70 square miles and includes about 2000 residents.

Click here for more information on how to volunteer. There are many positions within the Fire Department including:

Firefighter / Emergency Medical Service (EMS)

  • Must pass a physical abilities test
  • Must pass a Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) test
  • Obtain and maintain an Emergency Medical Responder's license
  • Obtain a class B non-CDL driver's license prior to driving firefighting apparatus
  • Must commit to weekly training

EMS only

  • Obtain and maintain an Emergency Medical Responder's license
  • Must commit to monthly training

Equipment Operator

  • Obtain a class B non-CDL driver's license
  • Must commit to weekly training

Auxilary Members - These positions may include: 

  • Radio Operations
  • Clerical
  • Maintenance
  • Janitorial

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