The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris is testing to update it’s eligibility list for the Paris Fire Department. Candidates interested in a firefighting career should complete an application packet available at City Hall, 206 Central Avenue, Paris or on-line at www.parisillinois.org. 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, and psychological examination. Deadline for submitting applications is 4:00PM on February 25, 202 at City Hall, Paris. Testing begins at 9:00AM on February 27, 2021 at the Fire Training Center located north of Paris on Cherry Point Road.
Applications to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris may be sent in care of Cathy Higgins, City Hall, 206 S. Central Avenue, Paris, IL 61944.