Final Filing Date: April 16, 2015
Salary: $52,182 Per Year
Requirements: Citizen: Must be a U.S. Citizen
Driverâ€™s License: Must possess a valid Driverâ€™s license at the time of application with the ability to obtain an Illinois Driverâ€™s License upon time of hire.
Age Requirements: Applicants must have attained their 21st birthday by the last date for filing applications (4/16/15). Applicants must be under the age of 35 at the date of testing (4/25/15) unless exempt by State Statute 65 IL 5/10 -2. 1-6 which provides, in part, that the age limitation does not apply to any person previously employed as a full-time firefighter in a regularly constituted fire department of any municipality or fire protection located in Illinois.
Education: Must have proof of High School Diploma, GED Certificate or High School Proficiency Statement.
Certification: The applicant MUST be State of Illinois, Office of the State Fire Marshall, Certified Basic Operations Firefighter (formerly Firefighter II) and MUST be certified as an EMT-P by the State of Illinois at the time of application. 4/16/15.
Character: Must have no felony convictions and be of good moral character.
Residence: Permanent residency in Illinois must be established within a (30) mile radius of the University Park Village Hall within one year of your employment date.
Testing: Must be able to successfully complete all phases of testing.
CPAT: Must possess a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) Certification at the time of application, MUST have been issued between the dates of 4/16/14 and 4/16/15.
Written Test: April 25, 2015