Firefighter/Paramedic: Matteson Illinois Deadline: June 3, 2016

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Firefighter/Paramedic

Deadline: June 3, 2016

Salary: $70,576 Annually

Job Description:

FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC

VILLAGE OF MATTESON, ILLINOIS

The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Firefighter/Paramedic without regard to race, color or ethnic origin.

Firefighter candidates will be required to successfully complete a written examination and an oral interview in order to be placed on the eligibility list.

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

Salary and benefits are subject to negotiation between the Village of Matteson and IAFF Local 3086.

Currently, the starting salary is:

$70,576 without Firefighter Certification/Paramedic License, $74,110 with Firefighter Certification/Paramedic, with increases to $85,783.

Benefits currently include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan
  • School Pay
  • Deferred compensation plan
  • Vacation and sick day benefit package
  • Sick Leave Buy Back
  • Credit union

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:

AGE:

At least twenty-one (21) years of age and under thirty-five (35) years of age at time of hire.  Proof of age will be required at time of application.

HEALTH:

Physically and psychologically qualified to sustain the labors and exposures of a Firefighter/Paramedic.

CHARACTER:

No convictions of felonies; good moral character.

RESIDENCE:

United States citizen, legal resident, or lawfully admitted for temporary residence and able to produce evidence of intention to become a US citizen. State of Illinois residency required after 24 months of employment.

EDUCATION:

High School diploma or GED equivalent at time of application; and at time of application candidates must possess a valid CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test with Ladder Certification) card that was issued within 12 months of the closing date of the filing the application for employment.

DRIVER QUALIFICATIONS:

Possess a valid driver’s license from state of residency.

FEE:

A $35.00 non-refundable test fee at time of application submission.

APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE AT:

www.villageofmatteson.org

OR

Matteson Village Hall

4900 Village Commons

Matteson, IL

Monday – Friday

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

OR

Resource Management Associates

17037 South Oak Park Avenue

Tinley Park, IL

Monday – Friday

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM



COMPLETED APPLICATIONS RETURNED TO:

Resource Management Associates

17037 South Oak Park Avenue

Tinley Park, IL 60477

With $35.00 non-refundable application fee in the form of cash or money order

Monday – Friday

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

no later than Friday, June 3, 2016


For additional information see:

www.villageofmatteson.org

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

Village’s Website Click HERE

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