Arlington Heights, IL Fire Department

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Job Description

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:

  • Pay a $25 non-refundable application fee
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • No felony conviction
  • S. citizenship
  • Must be 21 years old by date of written exam; maximum age of under 35 years unless the age limit is reached after being placed on Eligibility List (unless otherwise exempt)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Applicants must submit proof of a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and Approved Ladder Climb card from a licensed agency by the time of written examination. Cards must be dated 11/4/2021- 11/4/2022
  • Vision correctable to 20/20 in both eyes and free from color blindness
  • Pass a comprehensive pre-employment screening process to include: background investigation, polygraph, psychological and medical examination with drug testing

How to Apply

How to Apply: • Purchase and complete your application at by the application deadline • Submit all supporting documentation by the application deadline – Friday, September 30th, 2022 – 2:00 pm