The City of Hamilton is an EEO & AAE. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
The City of Hamilton Fire Department is currently recruiting for Firefighters. All testing with the National Testing Network (NTN) must be completed by the close date, Sunday, January 26, 2020. The exam provided by the National Testing Network will be used as the civil service exam. APPLICANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SCHEDULING AND TAKING THE NTN TEST PRIOR TO THE CLOSE DATE.
To take the test, go here: https://nationaltestingnetwork.com/publicsafetyjobs/ then:
Under the Header- Find Jobs, click on "Firefighter Jobs"
Scroll Down to "Ohio" and find the City of Hamilton
Check mark the box next to the posting
Left hand of screen will show a red "Continue" box
Follow instructions on website.
** IF YOU HAVE TAKEN THE NTN TEST ON OR AFTER NOVEMBER 4, 2018, YOU CAN TRANSFER YOUR PASSING SCORE TO THE CITY OF HAMILTON VIA THE NTN WEBSITE** If you previously submitted your exam score to the City of Hamilton on or after November 4, 2018 and want to be considered for this recruitment, please email Jennifer Cox at email@example.com to have your current NTN score resent to the City of Hamilton.
All testing must be completed prior to the application closing date. In the case of tied score on the test, rank will be determined by the date and time application was received.
A passing score of 70% is necessary to be included on the eligibility list. The process includes:
Civil Service Exam
Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)
Medical & Drug Screen
Application and Test must be completed/submitted by the Deadline: Sunday, January 26, 2020
Minimum of 18 at time of examination and not yet 41 years of age at time of appointment.
High school diploma or Ohio certificate of high school diploma equivalency (GED) or college degree (Assoc. or higher) [Verified for Finalists]
Possession of Ohio Level II Firefighter Certification at time of application; possession of Ohio Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certification at time of hire
Current, valid driver`s license prior to appointment.
Capable of successfully completing an extensive medical examination appropriate to essential class functions.