NDFD periodically hires on-call firefighters to fill shift vacancies and to assist during special event coverage. To be employed at NDFD, on-call firefighters must be employed and/or volunteer with another fire department. Required certifications include:


  • Firefighter I & II
  • State of Indiana Basic Medical Technician Certification

Preferences will be given to those who hold any or all of the following certifications:

  • State of Indiana Emergency Medical Technician Certification
  • Confined Space Operations or Technician
  • Rope Rescue Operations or Technician  Ice and/or Surface Water Rescue
  • Other technical rescue certifications

How to apply

Please do not contact the Notre Dame Fire Department directly.    

Vacancies will be posted on the Notre Dame Office of Human Resources website.