Firefighter/Paramedic Examination


Mayfield Village Civil Service Commission announces an open, competitive entrance examination for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic.  Applications may be picked up Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the Mayfield Village Civic Center, 6622 Wilson Mills Road, or on the website at beginning Monday, November 6, 2017.

Only one hundred (100) applications will be accepted.  Applicants will be charged a non-refundable fee of twenty-five dollars ($25.00) upon submission of application.  Applicant shall be a citizen of the United States, a resident of the State of Ohio by date of appointment, a high school graduate or have a GED certificate, must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and no older than thirty-two (32) years of age or so long as not over forty-one (41) years of age, provided the person has prior service as a firefighter and qualifies as being a member of the Ohio Police and Fireman’s Disability and Pension fund, and provided that such service and membership has been continuous since the firefighter attained thirty-two (32) years of age.  Applicant must have a valid driver’s license.  The applicant must be in good physical condition and capable of performing the physical functions required of a firefighter.  Current Ohio EMT/Paramedic Certification and Ohio Firefighter II card are required to be hired by Mayfield Village.

Applicants are required to take a written examination on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at six o’clock (6:00) p.m. in Civic Hall at the Mayfield Village Civic Center, 6622 Wilson Mills Road (corner of Wilson Mills and S.O.M. Center Roads.)   The minimum passing grade-score is seventy (70) points with additional credits for military service, seniority, educational, and work-related experience possible. Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) combat challenge certificate of successful completion must accompany submitted application.  For eligibles as later determined by the Commission, additional tests will include medical, drug screening, psychological, polygraph, background investigation, and a personal interview.

The current starting salary for the position of firefighter/paramedic is $61,885.00.

Deadline for returning applications to Mayfield Village will be Monday, February 5, 2018 at four o'clock p.m. (4:00 p.m.) Eastern Standard Time

Mayfield Village Civil Service Commission
Henry DeBaggis, Chair

The Commission reserves the right to change the dates and locations of the examinations.