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Firefighter/Paramedic

Matteson, Illinois

 

 

Village of Matteson

4900 Village Commons

Matteson, IL 60443

Phone: 708-283-4900

Website: www.villageofmatteson.org

 

Starting Salary: $70,576

Population: 19,009

Sworn Officers: 33

Application Deadline: 6/3/16

 

 

 

FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC
VILLAGE OF MATTESON, ILLINOIS

 


The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Firefighter/Paramedic without regard to race, color or ethnic origin.
 
Firefighter candidates will be required to successfully complete a written examination and an oral interview in order to be placed on the eligibility list.


 
SALARY AND BENEFITS:

 
Salary and benefits are subject to negotiation between the Village of Matteson and IAFF Local 3086.

 

Currently, the starting salary is:

 

$70,576 without Firefighter Certification/Paramedic License, $74,110 with Firefighter Certification/Paramedic, with increases to $85,783.

 

 

Benefits currently include:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Life insurance

  • Pension plan

  • School Pay

  • Deferred compensation plan

  • Vacation and sick day benefit package

  • Sick Leave Buy Back

  • Credit union

 

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS: 
 

AGE:

 

At least twenty-one (21) years of age and under thirty-five (35) years of age at time of hire.  Proof of age will be required at time of application.
 

HEALTH:
 

Physically and psychologically qualified to sustain the labors and exposures of a Firefighter/Paramedic.

 
CHARACTER:
 

No convictions of felonies; good moral character.
 

RESIDENCE:

 
United States citizen, legal resident, or lawfully admitted for temporary residence and able to produce evidence of intention to become a US citizen. State of Illinois residency required after 24 months of employment. 
 

EDUCATION:

 
High School diploma or GED equivalent at time of application; and at time of application candidates must possess a valid CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test with Ladder Certification) card that was issued within 12 months of the closing date of the filing the application for employment.
 

DRIVER QUALIFICATIONS:
 

Possess a valid driver's license from state of residency.

 

FEE:

 
A $35.00 non-refundable test fee at time of application submission. 
 


APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE AT:


www.villageofmatteson.org

 

OR

 

Matteson Village Hall
4900 Village Commons

Matteson, IL
 

Monday Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

OR
 

Resource Management Associates
17037 South Oak Park Avenue

Tinley Park, IL


Monday Friday

9:00 AM 3:00 PM



COMPLETED APPLICATIONS RETURNED TO:


Resource Management Associates

17037 South Oak Park Avenue

Tinley Park, IL 60477
 

With $35.00 non-refundable application fee in the form of cash or money order
 

Monday Friday

9:00 AM 3:00 PM

 

no later than Friday, June 3, 2016

 


For additional information see:

 

www.villageofmatteson.org
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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