Part-time Firefighters

Departments: Auburn Fire Department

The Auburn Fire Department (AFD) is seeking dedicated, hard-working and self-motivated part-time firefighters to join our team. Ideal candidates should have a strong work ethic, excellent problem-solving skills and a motivation to serve the citizens of Auburn.

Applicant Pre-Requisites

  • Age 18 or older
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Ability to pass criminal background and reference checks
  • Valid driver’s license or ability to pass a driver’s record check
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) or an associate’s degree in fire science
  • Residence in DeKalb County or within 50 miles of Union Township, DeKalb County
  • Ability to pass written exam, fear of heights and claustrophobia tests, and a timed, job-specific abilities course
  • Ability to work up to 24 hours per week, 52 weeks per year (daytime preferred)

Certification Pre-Requisites

  • Certified State of Indiana Firefighter II or equivalent
  • Certified Hazardous Materials operations level
  • State of Indiana Emergency Medical Responder (Minimum)

Essential Duties/Skills/Responsibilities/Qualifications
Available upon request

Salary Range
$12 – $20 per hour

Interested candidates may download an application from the button in the top right-hand corner of this page. In order to be considered, the following items must be emailed to OR mailed to/dropped off at PO Box 506, 210 E. Ninth St., Auburn, IN 46706.

  • Resume
  • Completed job application
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of high school diploma, GED or higher education degree
  • Copy of driver’s license
  • Signed background authorization and release form

Deadline: Aug. 27, 2021

EOE / Drug Free Workplace / E-Verify

Send your completed application to:

City of Auburn, Human Resources
P.O. Box 506
210 E. Ninth Street
Auburn, IN 46706

Unless specified in the individual job posting, please email

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