Sycamore, IL Fire Department

IO Solutions

Job Description

Firefighter/Paramedic Minimum Requirements:

  • $25.00 non-refundable application fee
  • S. Citizen or legally authorized to work in the U.S. (Must meet I-9 requirements)
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License (valid Illinois Driver’s License at time of hire)
  • 21 to under 35 years of age at time of application deadline, unless otherwise exempt by statute
  • Proof of completion of Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Ladder Climb Test within 12 months prior to the date of application deadline (5/31/2022).
  • Certified Illinois Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM) Basic Operations Firefighter at time of application deadline
  • Licensed Illinois Department of Public Health Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic (IDPH EMT-P) at time of application deadline or show proof of current enrollment in an accredited paramedic training program approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Must reside within the distance of the City of Sycamore that complies with the Sycamore Municipal Code, the City’s Personnel Policies, or applicable collective bargaining agreements

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, May 31, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.