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Firefighter

Sterling, Illinois

 

 

Sterling Fire Department

212 3rd Avenue

Sterling, IL 61081

Phone: 815-632-6600

E-mail: syoung@sterling-il.gov

Website: www.sterling-il.gov

 

Salary: $44,979 - $63,777

Population: 15,307

Sworn Officers: 20

Application Deadline: 9/24/18 @ 4 PM

 

 

 

FIREFIGHTER APPLICANT

 

 

FIREFIGHTER BASIC REQUIREMENTS

 

 

FIREFIGHTER APPLICATION

 

 

FIREFIGHTER BROCHURE

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THE CITY OF STERLING, IL Board of Fire and Police Commissioners will be accepting applications for FIREFIGHTER for the Sterling Fire Department.

 

 

Applications will be available in:

 

Police Administration office

212 3rd Avenue

Sterling, IL

 

OR

 

Sterling Fire Department

110 W. 5th Street

Sterling, IL

 

OR

 

City Website

www.sterling-il.gov

 

All applications must be returned no later than 4:00 pm on Monday, September 24, 2018 to the Police Administration office.

 

 

General Requirements:

  • Must be 21 years of age and not have reached your 35th birthday

  • US citizen

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Valid driver's license

  • Good health and vision

  • Exam required

 

A mandatory orientation will be held for applicants on:

 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Council Chambers

Sterling Coliseum

212 Third Avenue

Sterling, IL

 

Applicants should bring valid driver's license. More information will be provided at orientation.

 

 

Testing will be:

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 AT 9:00 AM

 

Self Help Enterprises

2300 West Lefevre Road

Sterling, IL

 

Check in will start at 8:30 a.m. for those taking the agility test.

 

Check in will start at 9:30 a.m. for those with a valid CPAT card.

 

PLEASE BE PROMPT!

 

The agility test will be at 9:00 a.m. and the written to follow. If you have a valid CPAT card you do not need to be present for the agility test. You must show valid CPAT card the day of the testing.

 

 

Please complete and return the attached application

in the brown envelope provided for you no later than

4:00 p.m. on Monday, September 24, 2018 to:

 

Sterling Police Department Administration office

212 3rd Avenue

Sterling, IL

 

OR

 

Email to:

 

syoung@sterling-il.gov

 

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO BE TURNED IN WITH APPLICATION

 

It is your responsibility to provide the following documents to the Fire & Police Commission. If these documents are not provided with the application, your application will not be accepted.

 

☐ High School diploma or GED certificate (copy)

☐ Certified Birth Certificate (copy)

☐ College or University degree (copy)
Note: A copy of a certified transcript may be requested for application of education points.

☐ Veterans: Military Service record and DD214 (copy)

☐ EMT-P or EMT-B certification (copy)

☐ Firefighter Basic or Advanced certification (copy)

☐ Driver’s license (color copy of both sides)

☐ Citizenship and/or naturalization papers – if applicable

☐ Social security card (copy)

 

 

Positively NO deviation or exception on any requirement.

 

ALL documents become the property of the Sterling Fire & Police Commission.
 

 

Listing for test results will not be available for at least two weeks after the testing date.

 

 

Any questions, please call Sara at:

 

815-632-6600

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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