POSITION: Firefighter
DEPARTMENT: Mishawaka Fire Department
DATE POSTED: November 30, 2018
DATE CLOSED: January 30, 2019 (4:30pm)
WAGES: $2,224.07 bi-weekly
HOURS: Full-time position
DEFINITION: The City of Mishawaka is currently accepting applications for the Fire Department. This entry level sworn firefighter will provide fire protection and emergency response for the Mishawaka community and its citizens. Applicants must be between the ages of 21 and 36, have a valid Indiana driver’s license and successfully complete all testing requirements. Applicable Fire and Medical certifications are a plus.
  1. Good communication skills
  2. Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  3. Mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity efficient to learn the use of the fire radio, vehicles, equipment and tools related to firefighting duties.
  1. Valid driver’s license
  2. Successful completion of all testing requirements
  3. Applicant must be sworn in after 21st birthday and before 36th birthday


Full Job Description

Employment Application

NOTE: Application and $25 testing fee are due January 30, 2019; testing is on February 9, 2019.


Applications are available on the City’s website at or may be picked up at City Hall, Room 207.

Resumes/applications may be submitted via email, fax, regular mail, or in person to:

Mail: Human Resources
City of Mishawaka
600 East Third St
Mishawaka, Indiana 46544
Fax: (574) 254-0197
The City of Mishawaka is an Equal Opportunity Employer