The Board of Fire Commissioners is accepting applications to the position of firefighter/paramedic with the Manteno Community Fire Protection District.
All Applicants Must Meet the Following Minimum Requirements established by the Manteno Community Fire Protection District:
At least 21 years of age and under 35 years of age, unless previously a full-time Firefighter in Illinois as noted under state statute (65 IL 5/10-2.1-6.3) by the time of the written examination (June 5, 2021);
Be a U.S. Citizen or legally authorized to work in the U.S.;
Possess a valid State-issued driver's license;
Have a High School Diploma or GED equivalent;
Possess a valid Paramedic License (EMT-P) issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health - (IDPH) (at time of application);
Certification by the State Fire Marshal's office as a Firefighter II (Basic) (at time of application);
Provide a valid CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test Card) with Ladder Climb (at time of hire with an issue date within 12 months of hire date);
Be able to speak, read, and write the English language fluently;
Have correctable vision and have ability to distinguish colors;
Pay a $45.00 non-refundable application processing fee.
Application deadline: Friday, May 28, 2021 at 4:00 PM (CST);
Mandatory on-line written examination: Saturday, June 5, 2021 available between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM (CST).
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