Zion, IL Fire Department

  • Full Time
  • Zion, IL
  • Posted on August 9, 2022

IO Solutions

Job Description

Firefighter Minimum Requirements:

  • $40.00 non-refundable application processing fee
  • S. Citizen
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • The minimum age at time of hire for the Zion Fire/Rescue Department shall be 21 years of age. The maximum age at the time of application is 34 years of age, unless exempt by statute
  • Valid CPAT and Ladder Climb issued by a licensed agency and dated within 6 months of conditional job offer.
    1. CPAT and Ladder Climb certification is available at the Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy (NIPSTA) in Glenview, IL and at the Southwest United Fire District (SUFD) in Indianhead Park, IL. Please visit www.NIPSTA.org/CPAT/ or www.SUFD.org for information and to register for the CPAT and Ladder Climb.
  • MUST be currently enrolled in a paramedic (EMT-P) class OR have completed an EMT-P class and currently in certification process OR be a licensed/certified EMT-P. At the time of a conditional offer for a sworn Firefighter/Paramedic appointment, a candidate must possess a current Illinois EMT-Paramedic license and be certified as an Illinois OSFM Firefighter-Basic. The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners reserves the right to appoint a candidate who does not possess Firefighter-Basic on the subsequent pass through the eligibility list if the candidate otherwise meets the needs of the department.

How to Apply

How to Apply: • Purchase and complete your application at https://iosolutions.com/ • Submit all supporting documentation to I/O Solutions by hand or mail • Complete your application by Thursday, September 29, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.