Capt Craig Freeman


Oak Brook Fire Dept. (IL) is accepting apps for FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC.  Until October 28, 2016.  Salary $62,154 annually For details about this career and over 3,500 other fire departments looking to hire firefighters Join today…  Fill out your PROFILE and get access to thousands of career firefighter recruitment’s across the Country.  FREE 7 Day Pass


Oak Brook Fire Dept. (IL)

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Oak Brook Fire Department
Oak Brook, Illinois

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Oak Brook, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of firefighter/paramedic with the Oak Brook Fire Department.

Salary: $62,154 (effective 1/1/15)

Population: 7,883 residents (note: an additional 80,000 to 100,000 daytime corporate/transient population)

Total Sworn Firefighters: 32 (includes the Chief, 3 Battalion Chiefs and 6 Lieutenants)

All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements established by the Village of Oak Brook:

  • U.S. citizenship;
  • No felony convictions;
  • Valid State-issued driver’s license;
  • Minimum of 21 years of age and UNDER 35 years of age at time of application, except as otherwise determined by Illinois State Statute;
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent;
  • Paramedic License issued by Illinois Department of Public Health by application deadline (October 28, 2016);
  • Must possess and present a valid 2016 CPAT and Ladder Climb certificate by November 18, 2016;
  • Must successfully complete a written examination and oral interview, if administered;
  • Pay a $45.00 non-refundable application processing fee;
  • For anyone hired after January 1, 2015: Visible tattoos and brands are prohibited for all employees while wearing the uniform of the day. Tattoos must be naturally covered by the uniform of the day without additional bandages, makeup or clothing.

Applications MUST be submitted online by Friday, October 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM (CST). Faxed, e-mailed, mailed or dropped off applications will NOT be accepted. Applications submitted after the deadline will NOT be accepted. Only one application per person, per testing cycle will be accepted.

Mandatory Orientation and Written Examination Testing: Following completion of all application materials and review of minimum qualifications, successful applicants will be invited to attend the following. Clear your calendar and make sure you are available on the following date:
Mandatory Orientation and Written Exam: Saturday, December 3, 2016 (Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.)
To apply for this position or obtain additional information, please visit the following website:



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