Lyon Twp., MI – Firefighter – Deadline January 27, 2023

Lyon Township Fire Department Now Hiring

Career Firefighters

The Lyon Township Fire Department (LTFD) in Oakland County, Michigan, is seeking to fill the position of Firefighter/EMT (currently four positions available). Come join our team as one of the fastest-growing communities in Michigan


  • Valid (unrestricted) Michigan Driver’s License
  • Michigan Firefighter I and II
  • State of Michigan EMS licensure as a Basic EMT or Paramedic
  • High School graduate or GED equivalent
  • Firefighters must be a U.S. Citizen 18 years or older at time of employment and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
  • A valid Michigan Operator’s license, with a good record, is required for initial employment and must be maintained while an employee
  • EMPCO score of 75% or greater
  • Possession of a Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) or OPAT certification at time of application


Base Salary of $48,127.16 

2024: $49,089.

Top pay after 4 years currently $61,362.17

  • 100% paid health care including health, dental, vision
  • Annual Holiday Pay-150 hours
  • Personal, sick, & comp time
  • 401(b) deferred compensation plan-10% base wage
  • 457b Social Security opt out with 7.65% matching
  • Clothing and food allowance
  • 53-hour week
  • This is a non-SAFER grant funded position

Submit application, cover letter, and resume electronically to:

 Click on Lyon Township Firefighter Application

 Deadline: 5 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2023

For general inquiries, contact or (248) 486-3775

The Charter Township of Lyon is an equal opportunity employer.

Lyon Twp., MI – Firefighter – Deadline January 27, 2023
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