Arlington Heights, IL Fire Department

I/O Solutions

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:

  • $25 non-refundable application fee;
  • No felony convictions;
  • U.S. citizenship;
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED);
  • 21 to under 35 years of age by the last date of the written examination (11.06.2020), unless exempt according to state statute;
  • Valid driver’s license;
  • Applicants must submit proof of a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Approved Ladder Climb card from a licensed agency by the time of written examination.  Cards must be dated 11.6.2019 – 11.6.2020
  • Vision correctable to 20/20 in both eyes and free from color blindness
  • Pass medical examination including drug screening.


How to Apply

Purchase and submit online application. Submit required documents by the application deadline of Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 at 4:00 pm.