CHICAGO (WLS) --Starting July 16th, the Chicago Fire Department will start accepting online applications for the position of Firefighter-EMT. This is the first time since 2005 that the department has offered entrance exams.
Applications will be accepted until September 16th. A written test will follow on December 13th and 14th. Qualified candidates will undergo a background check, drug test and physical fitness test.
Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 37 at the time of the written test.