Firefighter/Paramedic

Village of Gurnee

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Contact Information

Address:

Village of Gurnee
Attn: Human Resources
325 N. O'Plaine Road
Gurnee, IL 60031

Phone:

  • 847-599-7500, x 7515

Fax:

  • 847-623-0490

Position Information

Application Deadline:

  • 08/25/22

Salary:

  • Starting: $76,263 annually

    Benefits:

    • No residency or living radius requirement
    • Vacation, Kelly Day time, paid sick leave and sick leave incentive programs
    • Health / dental / vision / life insurance plans
    • Retirement savings options (pension, 457, Roth IRA)
    • Tuition Reimbursement

Sworn:

  • 59

Population:

  • 30,700

Position Details

Job Posting:

https://www.gurnee.il.us/jobs

Application:

Online Application

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications:

  • United States citizen or naturalized citizen.
  • Minimum age 21 years and maximum age of 34 years (except as otherwise provided by state law).
  • Graduation from high school or equivalent thereof.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Currently certified as a State of Illinois Basic Operations Firefighter (Firefighter II); and
  • Minimally a Paramedic Student in good standing or EMT-P.  If a Paramedic Student, must obtain IDPH EMT-P licensure within 6 months of hire.
  • Valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) certificate with Ladder Climb dated between February 1, 2021 and August 25, 2022.  The cost of the CPAT is the responsibility of the candidate.
  • Candidate must successfully pass the FireTeam examination offered through National Testing Network.

Selection Process:

Each phase of the process is pass / fail and required to proceed to the next.

Application:

Gurnee Fire Department Online Employment Application

Complete and upload required documents no later than August 25, 2022.

Examination:

FireTEAM National Exam

Complete no later than August 25, 2022. 

Applicants must self-schedule. Click FireTeam link - select ‘Find Jobs’ then select Firefighter Jobs and sign up for the Gurnee Fire Department. All testing costs are the responsibility of the candidate.

Oral Interview with Civil Service Commission:

Eligible applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview.  Interviews are anticipated to be held in September / October 2022.

Preference points - maximum of 10 points:

  • Veterans’ Points / Military Service with an Honorable Discharge:  5 points
  • Education Points:  up to five (5) points:
    • Associates Degree (fire service or emergency medical services):  2.5 points
    • Bachelors Degree (any curriculum):  an additional 2.5 points (5 points total)

Final Eligibility list candidates receiving an offer of employment must successfully pass post-offer screenings including but not limited to:

  • Polygraph examination
  • Background investigation
  • Psychological examination
  • Medical examination, including vision and drug screen

Equal Opportunity Employer



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