Firefighter: Sycamore Illinois Deadline: June 23, 2016

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Deadline: June 23, 2016

Job Description:

Minimum Requirements:

  • $25.00 non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. Citizen or legally authorized to work in the US (must meet I-9 requirements)
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license (valid IL driver’s license by time of hire)
  • 21 to under 35 years of age at time of application deadline, unless otherwise exempt by statute (applicants can be 20 years of age is they are currently participating in the Sycamore college internship program)
  • Proof of completion of CPAT and Ladder Climb Test within 12 months prior to application deadline (6/23/16). Cards accepted from all licensed agencies
  • Certified Illinois Office of State Fire Marshal Firefighter II or Basic Operations Firefighter at time of application deadline
  • Licensed Illinois Department of Public Health Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic (IDPH EMT-P) at time of application deadline
  • Must reside within the distance of the City of Sycamore that compiles with the Sycamore Municipal Code, the City’s Personnel Policies, or applicable collective bargaining agreements
  • Completion and submission of online application and all required documents by June 23, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Required Documents (must be submitted to IOS Recruitment by 6/23/16 at 4:00 PM – documents are not accepted via email):

  • Consent and Release Agreement
  • Copy of HS Diploma (or equivalent)
  • Copy of Valid Driver’s License
  • Copy of Birth Record as Proof of Citizenship
  • Copy of Valid CPAT and Ladder Climb Certification
  • Copy of IL OSFM Firefighter II/Basic Ops Firefighter Certification
  • Copy of Valid IDPH Paramedic License

Orientation and Testing:

Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation and written exam on Saturday, July 23, 2016. Please arrive no later than 7:00 AM with a photo ID to sign-in. Test will be held at:

Sycamore Police Department

535 DeKalb Ave

Sycamore, IL 60178

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 the required documents for submission to IOS Recruitment by the deadline (6/23/16 at 4:00 PM).

You are wholly responsible for the accuracy and completion of your application. Incorrect, missing, or otherwise incomplete applications will be cause for disqualification. Contact IOS Recruitment before the application deadline with any questions regarding the application, required documents, or testing. Application fees are non-refundable.

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

City’s Website Click HERE

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