Hiring Process

Firefighters are held in high regard from the public we serve. Therefore, it is important to assess each applicant thoroughly at each step in the process from application submission to final selection. This process can and usually takes approximately six months to complete and involves the following steps:

  • Online Application for Employment
  • Written Test
  • Interviews
  • Background and Criminal History Investigation
    • Driving record and Office of Inspector General Review
  • Physical ability test practice sessions
  • Physical ability test
  • Pre-Employment Physical
  • Uniform Fitting