Firefighter/Paramedic: Hoffman Estates Illinois Deadline: June 7, 2018


Deadline: June 7, 2018

Salary: $64,156 Annually 

Job Description:

Minimum Requirements:

  • $40.00 non-refundable application processing fee
  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with eligibility to operate a vehicle in Illinois
  • Possess a valid high school diploma or its equivalent
  • Have vision minimum corrected to 20-20 with no color blindness
  • Have minimum, non-corrected hearing ability to perform as a firefighter
  • Have the ability to speak, read, write, and understand the English language
  • Submit proof of a valid Illinois Department of Public Health license as a State of Illinois Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-P) by July 14, 2018
  • Submit proof of a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and approved Ladder Climb (LC) card from a licensed agency before July 14, 2018. Card must be dated 7.14.17-7.14.18.
  • Minimum of 21 years of age and under 35 years of age, unless previously a full-time Firefighter in Illinois as noted under state statute (65 IL 5/10-2.1-6.3), at the time of the written examination.

Required Documentation due 6/7/18 at 4:00 PM – must be submitted via mail or hand delivery:

  • Personal application (available after purchase)
  • Consent and release agreement (available after purchase)
  • Copy of high school diploma/GED
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record
  • Copy of valid CPAT and ladder climb certification
  • Copy of valid IDPH EMT-P license (due by July 14, 2018)

Orientation and Written Exam:

Saturday, July 14, 2018. Sign-in begins at 8:00 AM and closes at 8:30 AM. Arrive no later than 8:30 AM with photo-identification to sign-in. No late admittance. Testing will take place in Hoffman Estates, IL. The exact testing location will be provided to eligible candidates approximately one week prior to the exam date.

Application Process Information:

Candidates must download, complete, and print the 14 page application PDF, sign the consent and release agreement, and submit all of the required documentation listed above to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 PM on 6/7/18. Application fees are non-refundable.

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

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