Firefighter: Elmhurst Illinois Deadline: June 29, 2017


Deadline: June 29, 2017

Job Description:

Minimum Requirements:

  • $35 non-refundable application processing fee
  • United States citizen
  • Must be 21 years of age, and under 35 years of age at time of application, or as otherwise exempt by statute
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Illinois Department of Public Health EMT-Basic license at the time of application. EMT-B must also be current at time of conditional offer
  • Illinois Firefighter II or Basic Operations Firefighter Certificate – must be issued from the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM)
  • Valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Approved Ladder Climb Card(s) issued no more than 365 days prior to the date of the written exam. Valid if dated 7/29/2016 – 7/29/2017). Must also be valid at time of appointment.

Required documentation due 6/29/17:

  • Confirmed online application
  • Consent and release form (2 pages)
  • Copy of high school diploma (or GED)
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship: can include: county/state-issued birth certificate, U.S. passport, naturalization papers
  • Copy of valid CPAT and ladder climb. Must be dated 7/29/2016 – 7/29/2017
  • Illinois EMT-Basic license (IDPH)
  • Illinois Firefighter II/Basic Operations certification (OSFM)

Orientation and Written Exam:

Saturday, July 29, 2017 – Midwest Conference Center, 401 W. Lake Street, Northlake, IL 60164

Doors open at 8:00 a.m. and close at 8:30 a.m. with no admittance allowed once doors are closed. Must present photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, military ID) to sign-in.

Application Process Information:

When you have completed the online application you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print and sign the required release form(s) and gather required documents listed above for submission to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 p.m. (CST) on 6/29/17.

How to Apply: The full job description and application can be found HERE.

City’s Website Click HERE

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