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Lake Zurich, IL Fire Department

IO Solutions

Job Description

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:

  • $30 non-refundable application processing fee
  • S. Citizen or an alien admitted for permanent residence or lawfully admitted for temporary residence who produces evidence of intention to become a citizen of the United States
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • 21 years of age and less than 35 years of age at time of application deadline (12/7/2021), unless otherwise provided by State or Federal law, local ordinance or resolution
  • Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) Certificate that includes Ladder Climb, current within the last calendar year: December 7, 2020 – December 7, 2021. (Applicants that obtain a ranking on the final eligibility list and are notified of a conditional offer of employment whose CPAT certification card has expired may be required to successfully pass the test again, prior to advancing in the hiring process. Applicants shall be responsible for all cost associated with the CPAT, and ladder climb testing.)
  • Illinois licensed EMT-P at time of hire (Applicants enrolled in a State of Illinois IDPH approved paramedic program shall be allowed to complete the testing process. Applicants must provide proof of enrollment in the program by submitting a letter from the organization sponsoring their enrollment or by the course administrator, on their letterhead)
  • Illinois State Fire Marshal Certified Basic Firefighter or Firefighter II

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 Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.