Firefighter/Paramedic: Naperville Illinois Deadline: September 1, 2016



Deadline: September 1, 2016

Job Description:

Application Deadline: Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.

The online application and required documents must be submitted to IOS Recruitment no later than 4:00 p.m. on 9/1/16- no refunds for late submissions.

Minimum Requirements:

  • $32 non-refundable application fee;
  • S. Citizenship;
  • Be a high school graduate or equivalent (GED) at time of application;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license, which will be used for identification at all phases of testing;
  • Be at least nineteen (19) years of age, but not older than thirty-five (35) years of age by the date of the scheduled orientation except as otherwise provided by statute. Note that the minimum age for appointment to the position of firefighter/paramedic is twenty-one (21);
  • Attend orientation and all phases of testing;
  • Obtain a passing score on a written test;
  • Pass a polygraph test;
  • Pass a thorough background investigation;
  • Pass a medical examination and a psychological assessment and a functional physical evaluation;
  • Be licensed as an Illinois EMT-Paramedic at time of appointment;
  • Must have successfully completed the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and  Ladder Climb Exercise within the one year period prior to the date of the written exam (October 1, 2016)
  • Must meet all requirements of the Naperville Board of Fire and Police Commissioners and the State of Illinois.

Required documentation (must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on 9/1/16):

  • Online application
  • Consent and Release Agreement (1 page)
  • Certifications and Licenses Form (1 page)
  • Copy of high school diploma
  • 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 valid CPAT/Ladder Climb Certificate (dated 10/1/2015-10/1/2016)
  • Three (3) Reference Letters

Orientation and Testing Information:

Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation and written examination on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Please arrive no later than 8:00 a.m. with photo ID to sign-in. Testing will be held at:

North Central College – Wentz Hall

171 E. Chicago Ave.

Naperville, IL 60540


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 9/1/16.

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

City’s Website Click HERE

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