URBANA FIRE DEPARTMENT
400 SOUTH VINE STREET
URBANA, ILLINOIS 61801
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Updated: May 06, 2019
Job Classification: Entry-Level FirefighterOpportunity starts with the first step. Ready to start climbing?
The Urbana Fire Department is building an eligibility list for Firefighter-EMT. Firefighters work one day (24-hours) on /two days off rotating schedule, 55.08 hours per week.
Applicants MUST also complete a City application at www.urbanaillinois.us/jobs.
***All testing must be completed by June 15, 2019.***Salary Information: Starting annual salary rates: candidate without EMT-I certification: $52,308.03; candidate with EMT-I certification: $53,877.27. Benefits information: Available at www.urbanacareers.org/iaff-benefits.Contact Information: Elizabeth BormanAssistant Human Resources Manager217firstname.lastname@example.orgDepartment Overview: Since 1874, the Urbana Fire Department has served the residents of Urbana. Today, our ISO Class 1 department consists of 59 team members and four stations and prides itself on its strong commitment to community service, prevention, and proactive initiatives.
Why Work @Urbana?Use your talents to serve the communityExcellent salary and benefitsCareer ladderThe City of Urbana Welcomes Diversity!
We foster an environment that values and encourages mutual respect, the inclusion of all people and utilizing differences and similarities as an organizational asset. EOE.
Age: At least 21 years of age but not exceeding 34 years of age by June 15, 2019, unless exempted by Illinois statute. Exemptions to the maximum age limit are allowed for military service and volunteer, paid-on-call, part-time and full-time firefighters meeting certain conditions.
US Citizen: Legally authorized to work in the U.S. (must meet I-9 requirements).
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Necessary Certifications: Must provide proof of completion of the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and proof of passing the Ladder Climb Test with any licensed agency issued no earlier June 15, 2018. CPAT and Ladder Climb certification must also be valid at the time of a conditional employment offer. For more information, visit: www.urbanaillinois.us/firejobs/CPAT.
Hiring Process: The final eligibility list will be based on :
Application Process: Applicants MUST also complete a City application at: www.urbanaillinois.us/jobs.
Applicants may test in Urbana, Illinois on Saturday, June 15, 2019 or through NTN. Testing through NTN must be completed by June 15, 2019.