Hoffman Estates, IL Fire Department

IO Solutions

Job Description

You must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • $40 non-refundable application processing fee. Fee waivers for financial hardship available upon request. Please contact recruitment@iosolutions.com for additional information.
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Possess a valid Driver’s License with eligibility to operate a vehicle in Illinois
  • Possess a High School Diploma (or its equivalent)
  • Have vision minimum corrected to 20-20 with no color blindness
  • Have minimum, non-corrected hearing ability to perform as a firefighter
  • Have the ability to speak, read, write, and understand the English language
  • Submit proof of a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Approved Ladder Climb (LC) card from a licensed agency before July 16, 2022 (card must be dated 7.16.21 – 7.16.22);

CPAT/LC Cards can be obtained through:

  • NIPSTA (Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy) – Glenview, IL – www.nipsta.org or 847-998-8090.
  • SUFD (Southwest United Fire Districts) – Darien, IL – www.sufd.org or 708-579-2064.
  • Naperville CPAT Program – Naperville, IL – cpat@naperville.il.us or 630-420-6755
  • Minimum of 21 years of age on or before July 16, 2022
  • All new applicants to the Fire Department shall not be 35 years of age or older on or before July 16, 2022, except for a person who is under age 40 and who turned 35 while serving as a member of the active or reserve components of any of the branches of the Armed Forces of the United States or the National Guard of any state, whose service was characterized as honorable or under honorable and who is separated from the military.
  • All candidates will be required to sign a Candidate Reimbursement Agreement at the time of hire
  • In order to receive a conditional offer of employment, the candidate must submit proof of valid Illinois Department of Public Health licensure as a Paramedic.

How to Apply

The Hoffman Estates Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of firefighter/paramedic. Applications are available starting on May 9, 2022, at https://iosolutions.com/. The application deadline is June 16, 2022, at 4:00 PM. Please contact IOS Recruitment at (888)-784-1290 or recruitment@iosolutions.com with questions regarding the application, required documents, or testing BEFORE the application deadline date.