City of Mt Morris Fire Department

                                      Application link is at the bottom of the page!

Key Points of Employment

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Recommend to live within a three mile radius of the station.  Questions about radius distance?  Feel free to contact our Employment division.
  • Training/Meeting night; Tuesday night commitment most weeks and one Saturday a month.
  • Must attend obtain firefighter certification.
  • Maintain a valid driver's license and a vehicle.
  • Maintain a clean criminal and driver's record.
  • Should be in good physical and mental health.
  • Will work in toxic atmosphere, extreme cold and heat conditions, will get extremely wet, dirty and work until exhausted.  Will work in blacked out conditions and tight spaces.
  • Heavy lifting and pulling, using heavy equipment.
  • Climbing and working on a ladder, working on top of buildings.
  • Must be able to work in a team, take directions and carrying out orders from others.
  • Respond to alarms at all hours of the day or night (of your non-working hours).
  • Must pass a physical examination and drug test.  (provided by the City of Mt Morris)
  • Must pass the physical agility test.  Click on the link of the City of Mt Morris Fire Department Agility Test to preview the test.

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What WILL You Get Out of It?

  • What you put into it!
  • Pride and respect in helping protect the community!
  • A brotherhood experience and a second family!

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What You WON'T Get!

  • Rich!
  • Not a full time job

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Compensation

  • Volunteer/Paid on call department
  • Paid per hour - per call; pay for attending the fire academy and some events.
  • Pay cycle every 3 months.

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INTERESTED or HAVE QUESTIONS?

COME UP TO THE FIRE STATION ON TUESDAY NIGHT FROM 7:00PM - 9:00PM!

 

Applications are also available at  CITY HALL during normal business hours.

 

Click on this link to download an application!

Completed applications may be forwarded electronically (please use PDF or Microsoft Word format) to employment@mtmorriscityfd.org

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