Firefighter/Paramedic: Multiple Fire Districts One Application Illinois Deadline: September 25, 2017

Firefighter/Parmedic

Deadline: September 25, 2017

Job Description:

There are four Fire Districts participating in the consortium. One application will grant you the ability to apply to all four. You must meet the minimum requirements for each Fire District for which you wish to apply. A $60.00 non-refundable application fee must be paid when purchasing the application.

Frankfort FPD Minimum Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • No felony convictions
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Valid driver’s license
  • 21 to under 35 years of age by application deadline unless otherwise exempt by state statute
  • Illinois Basic Operations Firefighter Certification issued from the Illinois OSFM – no other IL OSFM certification will be accepted
  • Valid and current IDPH licensed paramedic
  • Valid CPAT certification with Ladder Climb at time of application deadline and at time of conditional offer of employment (CPAT considered valid for 12 months from issue date)
  • Residency per Collective Bargaining Agreement at time of hire (presently IL and border states)

Manhattan FPD, Mokena FPD, and New Lenox FPD Minimum Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • No felony convictions
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Valid Illinois driver’s license
  • 21 to under 35 years of age by application deadline unless otherwise exempt by state statute
  • Illinois Basic Operations Firefighter Certification issued from the Illinois OSFM – no other IL OSFM certification will be accepted
  • Valid and current IDPH licensed paramedic
  • Valid CPAT certification with Ladder Climb at time of application deadline and at time of conditional offer of employment (CPAT considered valid for 12 months from issue date)
  • Residency within the state of Illinois

Online Application:

Online applications are available after purchase. You must complete and submit the online application by 12:00 PM (CST) on September 25, 2017. One online application grants you access to apply to all four Fire Districts. After completing the online application, you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print the District Selection Page and indicate which Fire District(s) for which you wish to apply.

Required Documentation:

Each Fire District requires a separate envelope of required documents. Individual Fire District(s) required documents must be submitted at the mandatory orientation on Monday, October 2, 2017.

CLICK HERE for the FMMN Required Documents Checklist

Mandatory Orientation:

October 2, 2017 – Pipefitters Training Center, 10850 W. 187th Street, Mokena, IL 60448. Doors open at 6:00 PM (CST) and close at 7:00 PM (CST). Arrive with photo-identification to sign-in. Orientation is mandatory – all required documentation must be submitted at the mandatory orientation.

Written Exam:

Saturday, October 7, 2017 – Pipefitters Training Center, 10850 W. 187th Street, Mokena, IL 60448. Doors open at 8:00 AM (CST) and testing begins at 9:00 AM (CST). Arrive with photo-identification to sign-in.

Application Process Information:

When you complete the online application, you will receive a confirmation number. Online applications are due by 12:00 PM (CST) on Monday, September 25, 2017. Required documents must be submitted for EACH FIRE DISTRICT at the mandatory orientation on Monday, October 2, 2017. In one 10’x13″ manila envelope(s), provide the required documentation FOR EACH FIRE DISTRICT to which you are applying. EACH FIRE DISTRICT REQUIRES A SEPERATE ENVELOPE OF REQUIRED DOCUMENTS.

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

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