Elk Grove FD

Agency: Elk Grove FD

Location: Elk Grove, Cook County, IL

Position: FIREFIGHTER

Final Filing Date: 11/15/2010

Requirements: • Applicant must be at least 21 years of age as of written examination date, and less than 35 years of age as of hire date except as provided under state statute for prior municipal fire experience;
• Must have 60 semester college credit hours from an accredited college or university as of 12/31/2010, or hold a valid State of Illinois Paramedic License;
• Applicant will be required to produce a valid CPAT card before 12/31/2010 and at time of appointment. CPAT card will be considered valid within one (1) year of the issue date.
• Must be U.S. citizen as of 12/31/2010 and must speak English;
• Must be in excellent physical condition and have good vision;
• Must be of good moral character; must not have been convicted of any crimes or guilty of infamous or notoriously disgraceful conduct as described in the Illinois Compiled Statutes 65ILCS5/10-2.1-6.
• Must be legally eligible to operate a motor vehicle in the State of Illinois and must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license at the time of hire.

Written: 11/20/2010

Physical: CPAT

To Apply: Applicants must pre-register and pay a $35.00 non-refundable registration fee. Registration forms are available online at www.elkgrove.org or may be obtained at the Elk Grove Village Municipal Complex, 901 Wellington Avenue, Elk Grove Village, IL, 60007. Registration: October 4, 2010 through November 15, 2010. Mail-in and walk-in registration accepted. Refer to website below for details. Written Examination & Optional Orientation - November 20, 2010 – Saturday, Elk Grove High School – 500 W. Elk Grove Boulevard, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007. Visit web site below for more details. Please direct inquiries to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners at (847) 357-4038 or email [email protected]

F.D. / City Web Site: www.elkgrove.org/index.aspx?page=312