Firefighter: Mattoon Illinois Deadline: October 31, 2018

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Deadline: October 31, 2018

Salary: $41,379.91 Annually

Job Description:

The Mattoon Fire Department currently has seven (7) immediate vacancies (currently under negotiations). 

Minimum Requirements:

  • $25.00 non-refundable application fee
  • Valid driver’s license
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • 21 to under 35 years of age as of October 31, 2018 unless otherwise exempt by statute
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • No felony convictions 
  • Residency within 20 miles of City of Mattoon corporate limits within eighteen (18) months of hire
  • Valid CPAT/Ladder Climb at time of hire – cards considered valid if issued within one year prior to time of hire
  • Valid EMT-Paramedic certification issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) at time of hire

Required documentation due October 31, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. (not accepted via email or fax; documentation must be hand delivered or mailed):

  • Confirmed online application – available after purchase
  • Consent and Release Agreement (2 pages) – available after purchase
  • Copy of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship or legal authorization to work in U.S.: can include: county/state-issued birth certificate, U.S. passport, naturalization papers

Mandatory Written Examination:

Saturday, December 1, 2018 – Lake Land College – Field House, Rooms 101 & 103, 5001 Lakeland Blvd., Mattoon, IL

Please bring photo ID to sign-in no later than 9:00 a.m.

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 October 31, 2018. 

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

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