Victoria Fire Department's Firefighter Recruitment Open Till August 30

WANTED: The Victoria Fire Department is looking for individuals who are community-minded, skilled professionals, and trained to use the latest fire suppression technologies and rescue techniques.

The Victoria Fire Department conducts one firefighter recruitment competition every two to three years to establish a Firefighter Eligibility Pool. The number of firefighters hired from the Pool may differ each year as the number of vacancies available is based on attrition due to retirements and staff turnover.

2019 Firefighter Recruitment Competition

The 2019 Firefighter Recruitment Competition submission timeline is July 15 – August 30, 2019. (NOTE: Applications received outside this specified timeline will not be accepted.)  

UPDATE: On July 24, the process and timeline were updated. Please see stage 2.3 of the application guide for details.

What We’re Looking For

We seek candidates who are self-motivated, hardworking team players, committed to continuous improvement and learning, and strive for excellence in customer service. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Victoria Fire Department firefighters are members of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 730.

Check out what's required to join our team.