Firefighter Employment

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Poudre Fire Authority is not currently accepting applications for firefighter. Our next projected hiring process will be in 2018.

PFA would like to thank everyone who participated in our 2016 testing/hiring process. At this time PFA is projecting our next hiring process to be in 2018. All dates are subject to change.

Please check our Employment FAQ if you have any specific questions. If you have any remaining questions that are not answered there, you can contact us or call our hiring info line at 970-416-2262. 

The Poudre Fire Authority offers many job and career opportunities. The links below explain our jobs and hiring process. All information contained in this website is subject to change up to the beginning of the hiring process.

Poudre Fire Authority Introductory Firefighter Job Announcement 

Firefighter Employment Opportunities

Qualifications for Applying for Firefighter

Informational Meetings

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Description of performance standards, responsibilities, work conditions, and physical demands.

Overview of the Fire Service Joint Labor Management Wellness/Fitness Initiative Candidate Physical Ability Test used by PFA to determine candidate's physical suitability.

The Poudre Fire Authority offers many career opportunities. Combine motivation, experience, study and successful

 testing, and you can hold a variety of positions during your career at PFA.

Employment FAQ
Find answers to some frequently asked questions about employment with PFA.

The Poudre Fire Authority offers individuals the ability to come to the fire station and "Ride-a-long" with a crew. Starting April 4, 2016, no one who is  applying for the introductory firefighter position with PFA in 2016 is eligible to ride with the exception of EMT students and current PFA volunteers. 

Please check this site often for upcoming employment information.

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