Mattoon, IL Fire Department

IO Solutions

Job Description

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:

  • $30 non-refundable application fee
  • Valid driver’s license
  • High School Graduate or equivalent (GED)
  • 21 to under 35 years of age as of 9/11/2021 unless otherwise exempt by statute
  • S. Citizenship
  • No felony convictions
  • Residency within 20 miles of City of Mattoon corporate limits within eighteen (18) months of hire
  • Valid CPAT/Ladder Climb at time of hire –cards considered valid if issued within one year prior to time of hire. Must be issued by a licensed testing agency
  • Valid EMT-Basic certification by the Illinois Depart of Public Health (IDPH) at the time of hire
  • Employees responsible for EMT-Paramedic certification issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) within 42 months of employment
  • Completion of application and submission of ALL required documents by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 11, 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 Wednesday, August 11th, 2021 at 4:00 pm