Recent Calls
Sun. Aug 4th 2019
The South Beloit Fire Department was dispatched for a structure fire on South Bluff Street on August 4th, 2019 at 12:37am. First in units encountered heavy smoke coming from the house. Upon entry, cre...
Sun. Jul 7th 2019
Shortly before 3 AM on Sunday, July 7th 2019, Quint 2052 and Chief Davenport were called mutual aid to the Town of Beloit for a structure fire. Photos courtesy of George Bower Fire/Rescue Photography.
Fri. Jun 8th 2018
The South Beloit Fire Department was dispatched for a structure fire on Misty Meadow Lane on June 8th, 2018 at 4:10am. A neighbor passing by spotted the fire, called 911, then knocked on the door to w...
Sun. Jun 3rd 2018
The South Beloit Fire Department was dispatched for a structure fire at 666 S Bluff St #Lot 307 on June 3rd, 2018 at 3:37am. First arriving units found a fully involved mobile home. Command immediatel...
Tue. May 8th 2018
The South Beloit Fire Department was dispatched for a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Gardner St and Willowbrook Rd on May 8th, 2018 at 2:07pm. Chief Davenport arrived on scene with the So...
News Headlines
Thu. May 28th 2020
The open burning period in South Beloit will be May 30th thru June 14th during the hours of 8:00am till 6:00pm
Tue. Mar 17th 2020
INFORMATION STATEMENTThe City of South Beloit Fire Department prides ourselves on making sure we protect the citizens of South Beloit and our members the best we can. Due to the recent Coronavirus (CO...
Tue. Feb 25th 2020
Congratulations to FF Ryan Donner on receiving the South Beloit Fire Department’s 2019 Excellence in Leadership Award. Ryan was unable to attend our annual awards dinner. This award is presented...
Wed. Jan 1st 2020
We started the year 2020 off with a bang as well, our first call of the year was dispatched at 12:01am. So already 2020 is looking to be another busy year. We want to send out a big thank you to our n...
Mon. Dec 16th 2019
At tonights’s City Council Meeting, Chief Davenport and SBFD had the honor of presenting Citizen Life Safety Awards to three employees of Rock Energy Coop. These ladies played a vital role in sa...


Part-Time Employment



At this current time we are not accepting applications for employment as a Part-Time Firefighter. 








The life of a firefighter is hard work, long hours, and sacrifice. The decision to take on such a role should not be taken lightly. We here at the South Beloit Fire Department are dedicated to providing the best service to the citizens of the City of South Beloit and the surrounding areas. It is with that mission in mind that we employ the best candidates available and hold our personnel to high standards with emphasis on training and certification programs.




Requirements To Become a Part-Time Firefighter

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must hold a Valid Driver's License 
  • No Felony Convictions or Disqualifying Criminal Activity
  • Must Reside within 7 miles of the fire station (exceptions may be made at the discretion of the Fire Chief)
  • OSFM Basic Firefighter Certification within 12 months of hire
  • IDPH EMT-Basic license within 24 months of hire




For information on part-time employment with the City of South Beloit Fire Department please feel free to contact us at 815-389-3097 or email Captain Gary Brown at













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