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The Village of Wheeling is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free work environment.
NOTE: Next Firefighter/Paramedic Examination - Summer 2021
Thursday, June 24, 2021 at
2021 Wheeling Firefighter Entry Level Job Announcement
High school graduate or
General Equivalency Diploma
Maximum age: 34 (as of the date of written examination per State Statute).
Minimum age: 21 (as of the date of written examination).
Physically capable of performing the duties of a Firefighter/Paramedic.
are available to qualified candidates.
Proof of successful completion of the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT).
United States Citizen (native-born or naturalized at time of appointment).
As vacancies occur, candidates are drawn from the eligibility list for:
Medical Examination (Includes Drug Abuse Testing).
Oral Examination (Formal Interview with the Board of Fire & Police Commissioners).
Criminal Background Check.
Driving Record Check.
All questions should be referred to the Wheeling Fire Department at 847-459-2662 (Monday - Friday, 08:00 am to 04:30 pm).
Application & Testing
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