Career Firefighter (Applicant Pool)


$52,345 - $54, 964

Closing Date

Open until filled.

Job Description

Respond to Fire Department incidents and to medical emergency incidents; drive, care for and maintain fire apparatus and property; perform clerical duties; participate in fire prevention activities as assigned and perform related work as required.  May involve special assignments such as EMT Coordinator, Plan Review Officer or Hazardous Materials Coordinator.

How to apply

We are now accepting applications for Fire Fighter to establish an eligibility list for current and future openings.  In order to be considered, you are required to complete and to submit the City of Farmington Hills application and the supplemental Fire Fighter application along with your current certifications (Fire and EMS Certifications). The Conference of Western Wayne (CWW) and Schoolcraft College Fire Training Institute’s Testing Programs certificates must be turned in for the written examination and the candidate physical agility test (CPAT) before hired. For information about the testing, please go to the website CWW/Schoolcraft website Firefighter Testing (
Submit your application, CWW certifications (as well as those certifications listed under Special Training and Skills) to the Human Resources Department, 31555 Eleven Mile Road, Farmington Hills, MI  48336, in person, via email at, or fax 248.871.2491. The City application and supplemental Fire Fighter application can be downloaded from the city website at .  Questions can be directed to Human Resources, 248-871-2490.
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