Employment Opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Village is firmly committed to equality of opportunity in employment. Conditions of employment will be provided without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, or unfavorable discharge from military service, and mental or physical disability.

The Village will not deny equality of opportunity to any qualified individual who is able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform the essential functions of the employment position, which he or she applies. 

When no positions are open please use the general online employment application. For open positions, please fill out the appropriate application related to the position you are applying for below. Please note: Applications are required to be completed and submitted online for consideration. Please attach your resume, cover letter, and any applicable certifications as a PDF where provided in the application.

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PART-TIME CERTIFIED FIREFIGHTER II and EMT-B or EMT-P     

The Village of Westmont is accepting applications for the position of part-time firefighter/EMT-B or EMT-P status for the Westmont Fire Department.  This is a position with a progressive Department.  The Village of Westmont is located in southeast DuPage County and serves an area of approximately eight square miles with a population of approximately 25,000 residents, included in this area are Golfview Hills and the North and South Westmont Fire Protection Districts.  The Department responded to nearly 4500 fire and EMS calls this past year. The Department is an Accredited Agency and an ISO Class 1.

Requirements

  • Certified as a Firefighter II/ Basic Operations Firefighter.
  • Certified EMT-B or Paramedic within the Good Samaritan system or be able to test into the system.
  • Applicants should be a minimum of 21 years of age.


Salary

  • First year starting salary is $16.51 per hour for Firefighter EMT/B and $18.71 per hour for Firefighter EMT/P.
  • An additional incentive per hour is paid for day shifts and Friday & Saturday night shifts.
  • Double time is paid for specified Village holidays.
  • Shifts are twelve hour shifts from 0600-1800 and 1800-0600. 


Applications
Interested individuals must complete an online employment application by clicking here. Please upload a copy of your Firefighter II certificate, Paramedic/EMT-B License and related certificates to the Additional Information section in the application process. The online application process will be closed on Friday, November 6, 2020, at 4:00 p.m.

Questions can be directed to Fire Chief Steve Riley at 630-981-6434.


The Village of Westmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Westmont Police Department - Police Officer Job Application



Click here to apply:  https://iosolutions.com/product/westmont-il-police-officer-job-application-2/

Starting Salary for Non-Certified Police Officers: $69,576.00

Application Deadline: Friday, November 6, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • $32.00 Non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Valid Driver’s License 
  • High School Diploma or GED (Associate’s Degree in Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice or Bachelor’s Degree in any field preferred)
  • Military experience a plus 
  • No felony convictions 
  • At least 21 years old but under 35 years old by date of the written exam, unless otherwise exempt by Statute
  • POWER test card dated within six months of the application deadline 
  • Residency is required within DuPage County or counties contiguous to DuPage County by the end of 18-month probationary period


Required documentation due November 6, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. (not accepted via email or fax):

  • Confirmed online application – available after purchase
  • Consent and release form (2 pages) – available after purchase
  • Westmont Police Department Questionnaire (4 pages) – available after purchase
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship or legal authorization to work in U.S.: can include: county/state-issued birth certificate or naturalization papers
  • POWER test card dated 5/6/2020 – 11/6/2020 
  • Copy of official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • Copy of Military DD-214 (if applicable) 



Orientation & Written Examination Information:
Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, your exam will be offered electronically and you will take the exam in your own home. There will be multiple sessions offered and each will be proctored virtually. All sessions will be offered during business hours the week of December 7th – it is your responsibility to ensure you have the flexibility to test during these times. 

In late November you will receive an email with instructions on how to schedule and prepare for the exam. Please read through the instructions carefully before you exam date. Failure to follow the steps outlined may cause the electronic exam to not work properly, potentially resulting in your removal from the testing session. 


Application Process Information:
When you have completed the online application you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print and sign the required release form(s) and gather required documents listed above for submission to IOS Recruitment by 2:00 p.m. (CST) on November 6, 2020.  Application fees are non-refundable.


The Village of Westmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.