Firefighter/Paramedic eligibility list applications being accepted

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the City of South Beloit, Illinois is accepting applications for the purpose of creating a Firefighter/Paramedic eligibility list for hiring. Salary: $38,477 (Starting) to $52,032 (After 5 Years) To apply for this position...

Scam Alert regarding South Beloit Fire Department Solicitations

This is a scam alert from the South Beloit Fire Department It has come to our attention that unauthorized persons are contacting residents by phone and stating they the “Fire Safety Manager” and are soliciting for the South Beloit Fire Department. Please...

South Beloit Fire Department staff attends Ropes Operations Class

In early May the South Beloit Fire Department in Cooperation with the Pecatonica Fire Protection District held Rope Operations Class. This 40 hour class teaches individuals to the basics of ropes and rescue equipment, mechanical advantage, operating rope rescue...

Swift Water Rescue Team trains for rescues

On March 19, 2016  the City of Beloit Fire Department and the City of South Beloit Fire Department Swift Water Rescue Team performed a combined surface water rescue training exercise in the Rock River across from Wooton Park in Beloit. We had all of the motorized...

South Beloit Fire Department hosts Ice Tech Rescue Class

On Saturday February 27th, the South Beloit Fire Department hosted Ice Tech Rescue class. 12 students from South Beloit, Beloit and East Peoria participated. The class goes over surface ice rescue techniques. These firefighters are now better prepared to respond...

Adopt A Fire Hydrant This Winter

The winter months bring a special concern to the South Beloit Fire Department. Winter snowfall, with the plowing of snow, can often hide fire hydrants under a large amount of snow making them impossible to find quickly. In the event of a fire, firefighters have to...