Firefighter/EMT-B: Princeton Illinois Deadline: June 21, 2016

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Deadline: June 21, 2016

Job Description:

Minimum Requirements:

  • $15 non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. citizenship
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Applicant must be 21 years of age by time of hire, and must not exceed 35 years of age by application deadline
  • Proof of completion of Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and proof of passing the Ladder Climb Test, with attainment date less than 12 months prior to the written exam
  • Certified IL Office of State Fire Marshal FF II/Basic Operations FF OR must have successfully completed the curriculum for IL FF II/Basic Operations FF by application deadline
  • Licensed IL Department of Public Health Emergency Medical Technician Basic (IDPH EMT-B)

Required documentation (must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on 6/21/16):

  • Online application
  • Consent and Release Agreement (2 pages)
  • Copy of high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship – can include: U.S. County/State birth certificate, U.S. Passport, or Naturalization papers
  • Copy of Illinois Firefighter II/Basic Operations Certification issued by the IL Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) OR Copy of official transcripts as proof of successful completion of Firefighter II/Basic Operations Firefighter Curriculum
  • Copy of valid CPAT/Ladder Climb Certificate (7/9/2015-7/9/2016)
  • Copy of valid IDPH EMT-Basic license

Orientation and Testing Information:

Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation and written examination on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Please arrive no later than 8:30 a.m. with photo ID to sign-in. Testing will be held at:

City of Princeton, City Hall

Council Meeting Room – 2nd Floor

2 S. Main Street

Princeton, IL 61356

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 documentation (listed above) for submission to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 p.m. on 6/21/16.

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

City’s Website Click HERE

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