Apply Now - Become a Clay Firefighter

Our Mission

Our mission is “To Help Others.”

Basic Eligibility Requirements:

   • Must be 18 years of age, and under the age of 36 at date of hire.
   • High school diploma or GED
   • Valid driver’s license
   • An unremarkable criminal background and driving record

Position Benefits:
   • Competitive Salary
   • Indiana Police and Firefighters’ Pension (77 Fund)
   • Health Insurance
   • Dental Insurance
   • Tuition Reimbursement


Download the employment application (PDF).
(No applications will be accepted in person at this time) 

Electronic applications may be submitted via email to

Paper applications may be submitted via mail. Please mail paper applications to the following address:

Clay Fire Territory
18355 Auten Road
South Bend, IN 46637

For more information, contact Division Chief Cole Huth at 574-272-2144 or by email