Civil Service Exam 

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Requirements to become a firefighter are as follows:

  • Must be 19 years of age and not have reached their 36th birthday prior to employment.
  • Must possess a Basic Structural Fire Protection certification issued by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection
  • Must possess, at minimum, a current Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification issued by the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) for initial employment. 
  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must possess a valid Texas driver's license
  • Must be in good physical condition
  • Must have NO felony convictions
  • Must pass the Civil Service entrance exam and physical agility test 
  • After passing the exam and physical agility testing you will need to:
    • Complete Application forms and provide necessary documentation.
    • Participate in Interview Board Process
    • Participate in Interview with Fire Chief
    • Possess all applicable certifications and licenses required.
    • Accept conditional job offer
    • Successfully complete pre-employment physical and drug testing
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