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Becoming a Firefighter

Becoming a Firefighter

Our 2021 Firefighter Interest List is open! Sign up now and stay informed about the process.

Welcome and thank you for your interest in becoming a Unified Fire Authority firefighter. These pages are designed for you to make a well-informed decision about your future with Unified Fire. There are many links associated with this section that will take you through our website and beyond. We want to provide as much pertinent information as possible about the testing process, the interview panel, the physical agility test, our benefits, and how you would fit into our organization.

Helpful Links to Important Information

Annual Testing Timeline:

ALL DATES & TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. WE WILL SEND NOTIFICATIONS VIA EMAIL AND POST ON OUR WEBSITE WHEN EXACT DATES AND TIMES ARE CREATED.

 Test Registration
June 13th 2021 to July 18th 2021
Written Exam Saturday, July 31st 2021
Wednesday, August 4th 2021
Saturday, August 7th 2021
Wednesday, August 11th 2021
 Oral Board Assessments & Physical
Performance Test
August 30th and 31st 2021
September 2nd and 3rd 2021
Selection of Candidates
September 3rd 2021
Background InvestigationsSeptember 4th 2021 through November 25th 2021
 Final Job Offers
Mid October -Beginning December 2021
New Hire OrientationJanuary 10th 2022
 Start of Recruit Camp
First Week of February 2022