The current application period
The next scheduled application
period will be held in the Spring of 2018.
The City of
Marion, Illinois is an Equal Opportunity Employer governed by all applicable
city ordinances and Illinois Compiled Statute (ILCS) requirements.
The Qualifications and Physical Fitness Assessment are as follows: (subject
to change with notification)
The City of Marion
Fire and Police Merit Board performs testing for the position of
Probationary Firefighter every two years.
passing candidates, a registry list is maintained for a period of two years.
candidates will only be eligible to test again after the two year period or
when the current list has been exhausted.
applicant unsuccessfully complete any portion of the testing, they will be
eligible to take the next test.
be executed from the list should an opening or need arise.
Physical Fitness Assessment:
(Note: More detailed procedures provided in application
have high school diploma or GED
be of good health and eye sight
be a citizen of the United States
previous conviction of any felony, disqualifying misdemeanors, or
Court-Martial (if prior military)
Valid Driverís License
Timed Distance Run
- Ladder Climb
- Manikin Drag
- Flexed Arm Hang
- Confidence Course