Firefighter Recruitment

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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 hiring candidates who understand that education is the key to success and that learning is a lifelong experience. Recruitment opportunities and applications will be posted on this site when scheduled.

City of Mesa Jobs Page

Firefighter Recruit

The following is an overview of the requirements for the position of Firefighter Recruit.  Please see the Firefighter Recruit Job Description for complete information.  Sign up for Job Interest Emails.

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
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?

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