Carpentersville, IL Fire Department

IO Solutions

Job Description

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:


  • $25 non-refundable application fee
  • S. Citizen
  • No felony convictions
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain a class B Non CDL
  • Minimum age of 21 or maximum age of 35 at time of written examination, unless otherwise exempt by state statute
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must be an Illinois Certified Firefighter II/Basic Operations Firefighter with the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) due at the time of appointment
  • Must have a valid and current Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) or National Registry EMT- Basic License
  • EMT-Paramedic license will be due at time of appointment
  • Must have current and valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Aerial Ladder Climb Certification dated within one year prior to the date of the written exam (valid if issued 8/7/2020- 8/7/2021).

How to Apply

How to Apply: • Purchase and complete your application at • Submit all supporting documentation to I/O Solutions by hand or mail • Complete your application by Friday, July 9, 2021 at 2:00 PM!