City of Macedonia
Civil Service Position
Applications Available: Macedonia City Center, 9691 Valley View Road and City’s website:
Open Period for Accepting Application: Completed applications accepted no sooner than Thursday, April 4, 2019 and thereafter through Wednesday, April 24, 2019 (except Friday, April 19th, Good Friday) from 9:00 a.m.- 4 p.m., M-F. No application will be accepted after 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, 2019 NO EXCEPTIONS! Falsification of any portion of application will result in immediate disqualification. Completed applications may be returned in person by applicant, applicant’s representative or mailed to the attention of Macedonia Civil Service Commission and whether hand- delivered or mailed must be received by the City no later than 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
Non-Refundable Filing Fee of $20: Cash, check or money order payable to City of Macedonia due at the time completed application is filed (received). Application will be rejected if fee not included.
Wages & Benefits: Per contract, current salary start, $48,349.51. Benefits include life insurance and health, vision and dental coverage; holidays (13) and sick, vacation and compensatory time.
Qualifications: Must be a U.S citizen. Must have high school diploma or GED equivalent and must be 18 years of age at time of application. Must possess valid Ohio drivers’ license and be insurable and must be certified firefighter/paramedic. Documentation must accompany application.
Written Exam: Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6:30 p.m., Macedonia City Center, 9691 Valley View Road, Community Room, Lower level. Photo ID required.
Additional credit with passing grade of 70%: Ten (10) points as current Macedonia part-time firefighter with minimum 1-year experience and Five (5) points for military service. Certifications relative to the above must be on file at the time of written exam. NO EXCEPTIONS
Physical Agility Test: Administered by Tri C Fire Training Academy, Western Campus, Parma, Ohio. Certificate of Completion valid for one-year from date of issuance and must have qualifying time of 4 minutes / 30 seconds. Candidates not possessing Certification of Completion are solely responsible for contacting Tri C at 216.987.5429 or 216-987-5060 to schedule agility exam prior to Macedonia’s written exam per Tri C testing schedule: Next exam offered Sunday, April 28, 2019. Separate fee required. Candidates who do not submit requisite Certificate of Completion with completed application MUST submit said certificate to Macedonia Civil Service Commission no later than May 8, 2019 @ 6:30 pm.
Final review and certification of the eligibility list is at the sole discretion of the Macedonia Civil Service Commission.
Eligible candidate(s) required to take and pass psychological, physical and polygraph tests. Other testing includes EKG, drug screening (periodic drug screening during employment required) background check, and personal interview with the appointing authority. Eligible candidate(s) required to be a non-smoker and remain a non-smoker for duration of employment.
By Order of the Macedonia Civil Service Commission, Mike Hawkins, Chairman
Equal Opportunity Employer
Questions, please call 330.468.8341