Hiring Part time & Paid Per Run  Firefighters

Vernon Township Fire Department is located in the northwest corner of Hancock County, Indiana. Vernon Township Fire Department protects the citizens of the Town of Fortville, the Town of McCordsville and the unincorporated rural area of Vernon Township. Vernon Township is represented by the Fortville Volunteer Fire Department Inc., McCordsville Volunteer Fire Department Inc. and Seals Ambulance Service.

Vernon Township has established one (1) combination fire department consisting of volunteer firefighters and paid part-time firefighters to serve the entire Vernon Township including Fortville, McCordsville and contract services in Green Township in Madison County, Indiana.  As Vernon Township grows…so will we!

A new 4.5 Million Dollar four bay fire station was constructed in Fortville, Indiana. The project was completed in May 2019. The new part time firefighters will be housed in the new station.

Vernon Township Fire Department is now hiring Part-Time Firefighters to cover Monday thru Friday 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Preference will be given to Firefighter EMTs, Firefighter Paramedics, and Firefighters that are a certified Fire Inspector 1.

Pay will be negotiated based on certifications, and years of experience.

Please email your finished application to publicsafety@vernontownship.us