The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the

City of Paris is updating its eligibility list for the Paris Fire Department. Candidates interested in a firefighter career should complete an application packet available at City Hall, 206 S.Central Avenue, Paris, Illinois, or online at www.parisillinois.org. Out-of-state residents are welcome to apply. This challenging position is accompanied with an attractive benefit package. Successful candidates must be 21 years of age prior to appointment and possess a valid Illinois driver's license. In addition, successful candidates must pass a firefighter physical ability test, a written test, an oral interview, a background check, a psychological examination, and medical examination. Deadline for submitting applications is 4:00 pm December 13, 2021, at City Hall, Paris in care of Cathy Higgins Testing begins at 8:00am Saturday, December 18, 2021, at the Fire Training Center located north of Paris, 11200 Cherry Point Street. Equal Opportunity Employer.

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