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Firefighter/Paramedic

City of Geneva

c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

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Contact Information

Address:

City of Geneva
Attn: c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

Geneva, IL 60134

Phone Number:

  • 847-310-2677

Position Information

Application Deadline:

  • 09/08/21
  • @ 4:00 PM

Salary:

  • Starting: $67,067

Sworn Officers:

  • 22

Population:

  • 24,500

Position Details

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Geneva is now accepting applications for the position of: Entry Level Firefighter/Paramedic

Testing is being conducted for anticipated hiring and to establish an Eligibility List for future hiring needs.

The Geneva Fire Department, formed in 1895, originally consisted of 14 members.  Today, the Department is home to more than 60 members with five chief officers, a fire marshal, administrative assistant, 17 full-time and 40 paid-on-call firefighters.

An advanced life support ambulance service is provided by eight private contract paramedics. All of these groups work together as a combination department serving 24,500 residents in the City and Township of Geneva.

Situated at the heart of the Fox Valley, Geneva is a destination community where residents enjoy an outstanding quality of life thanks to the variety of nearby shopping and entertainment, strong neighborhoods and cultural amenities, and access to the natural environment. The city has a $103 million budget and a team of 150 professionals working to provide the high-quality services that residents value. Geneva is governed by an engaged and supportive city council that is dedicated to implementing the city's strategic plan. 

Applications are available at:

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com

Applications will be online for purchase until 9/8/21 – 2:00 PM

The deadline for returning completed applications is:

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 by 4:00 PM

(Note: This is not a postmark date)

All applications must be returned to the office of:

C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service

ATTN: Geneva FD

200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201

Schaumburg, IL 60195

You must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Citizenship:  Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Driver’s License:  Must possess a valid Driver’s License at the time of application with the ability to obtain an Illinois Driver’s License upon time of hire.
  • Age Requirement:  Applicants must have attained their 21st birthday by the last date for filing applications (9/1/20) and must be under the age of 35 years on 9/18/2021 and when final eligibility register is posted unless exempt by State Statute 65 IL 5/10 – 2. 1-6 which provides, in part, that the age limitation does not apply to any person previously employed as a certified full-time firefighter in a regularly constituted fire department or fire protection district located in the State of Illinois. 
  • Education:  Must have proof of High School Diploma, GED Certificate or High School Proficiency Statement.
  • Certifications: Applicants must be:
    • Certified as a Basic Operations Firefighter, certified by the Illinois Fire Marshal, Division of Personnel Standards and Education
    • Certified as an EMT-Paramedic, Illinois Department of Public Health; OR show proof of being currently enrolled in an Illinois Department of Public Health approved Paramedic certification program at time of testing and EMT-P certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health at the time of hire.
  • Residence:  If hired and within one year of employment, must reside within a 25-mile radius of the corporate limits of the City of Geneva.
  • Language: Must be able to comprehend the English language, both spoken and written.
  • Testing:  Must be able to participate and successfully complete all phases of the testing including polygraph test, medical examination, psychological assessment, drug screening and an intensive background investigation.
  • Eyesight and Hearing:  Both shall be consistent with a level necessary to perform the duties of the position.
  • CPAT Card - NOTE: Candidates MUST possess a valid CPAT Card issued between the dates of 09/8/20 and 09/8/21.

All individuals meeting eligibility requirements are encouraged to continue with the application process.

Additional information will be provided in the packet which can be downloaded at:

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com

There is a $35.00 non-refundable application fee.  Applications are NOT available at the Geneva Fire Department or City Hall.

Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation and test date:

Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination:

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Registration starts at 7:30 AM

Orientation – 8:00 AM

Written Examination immediately following the Orientation

Location:

Geneva Middle School South

1415 Viking Drive

Geneva, IL 60134

All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the City of Geneva, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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