Firefighter Recruitment

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The Mesa Fire and Medical Department is currently NOT accepting applications for Firefighter Recruit.  Please check back for upcoming opportunities or fill out a Job Interest Card to be notified when positions open. 


Your Community, Your Career


Are you looking for a career that offers opportunities for advancement? Are you ready to be challenged?  The Mesa Fire and Medical Department is interested in attracting candidates who understand that education is the key to success and that learning is a lifelong experience.

City of Mesa Jobs Page
Please check back for more information or fill out a Job Interest Card to be notified when positions open.

Firefighter Recruit

The following is a brief overview of the requirements for the position of firefighter recruit.  Specific information or requirements may change but will be provided in the Firefighter Recruit job announcement (when available).

***Mesa Fire and Medical is tentatively planning on having a hiring process sometime in 2018***

  • Minimum Applicant requirements
    • 18 years of age by application closing date.
    • High school diploma or GED by application closing date.
    • EMT or Paramedic certification will be required before each selection process begins and must be kept current thereafter.
Things To Do
Outside Fire Related Links
It's never too early to begin preparing for the firefighter recruit hiring process. Links to national firefighter organizations
  1. Find out more about the Candidate Physical Ability Test.
  2. Consider taking Community College EMT and Fire Science
  3. Review the Firefighter-Recruit job description.
  4. Check out the City of Mesa's benefit package.
  5. Check out the firefighter Public Safety Retirement Program.
  6. Learn about the Mesa Fire and Medical Department
  7. Interested in becoming a Fire Department Volunteer?

This website will be updated when new information becomes available.  (Access to the internet is also available at local libraries). 

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