Firefighter Recruitment

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Applications for Fighter Recruit are not currently being accepted.  Please check the City of Mesa Jobs Page for information about upcoming postings.   

Firefighter Recruit

Are you looking for a challenging career with opportunities for advancement? It takes a special person to become a firefighter. It takes someone with a desire to do something important for the community; someone with courage and dedication; who isn’t afraid of hard work and is willing to accept the challenge of a difficult job.  
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Minimum Requirements

Excellent Benefits

  • Beginning Salary $45,947
  • Opportunities for Advancement Through Promotion
  • 25-year Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Annual Vacation Leave
  • Annual Sick Leave
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paramedic Assignment Pay
  • Bilingual Pay

Getting Started

It's never too early to begin preparing for the firefighter recruit hiring process.

  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
  8. Spend some time to Sharpen Your Interview Skills

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