Firefighter/EMT I Recruitment
NOTE: Candidates in the current recruitment process are encouraged to participate in the CPAT practice program. See further information regarding CPAT as well as the practice/test schedule and the Preparation Guide.
The application process for Arlington County Firefighter/EMT Recruit is currently closed. If you would like to be notified the next time the application process opens, please click on the “Get Notified of Openings” button to the right.
A good driving record and a clean criminal history are essential (click here for details on Disqualifiers)
When applying, please note that incomplete and/or inaccurate information on the application and background information questionnaire may be cause for rejection. Please check the following links for additional information.
Please check the following links for additional information.
- Firefighter/EMT Recruit Hiring period process is now closed.
- Hiring Process (note changes to Background Packet submittal)
- Job description, qualifications, and benefits
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