LAFD is Hiring! The application filing period and exam are scheduled for the first quarter of 2013.
Information regarding firefighter hiring is posted on the City's Firefighter recruitment website at joinlafd.org.
Start preparing now! Attend one of our upcoming Diversity Recruitment Seminars:
Seminars are held at the Frank Hotchkin Memorial Training Center (1700 Stadium Way, LA, CA 90012). Everyone is welcome to attend any seminar. Visit www.joinLAFD.org to RSVP today!!!
- January 5, 2013 - Women's Seminar (9-11 AM) / Asian/Pacific Islander Seminar (12-2 PM)
- January 12, 2013 - African American Recruitment Seminar (9-11 AM) / Latino Seminar (12-2 PM)
Also Sign up for a FREE CPAT practice session. Call 855-552-5233 to reserve a spot today.
The job bulletin is expected to open early 2013. It will provide instructions on how to apply.
If you'd like to be notified when the job bulletin is posted, please click here to complete an online notification card.
General information about the exam, minimum qualifications, and preparatory material/programs are also available on the website. If you need additional information, you may contact an LAFD recruiter at (855) 552-LAFD or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org."
The Los Angeles Fire Department is a full-spectrum life safety agency protecting the more than 4 million people who live, work and play in America's second largest City. The LAFD's 3,562 uniformed personnel protect life, property and the environment through their direct involvement in fire prevention, firefighting, emergency medical care, technical rescue, hazardous materials mitigation, disaster response, public education and community service.
Salary Range $ 53,766 - $74,416 per year
A City of Los Angeles Firefighter has many rewards, financially and personally. The City of Los Angeles offers an exceptional compensation package. This includes the following:
Excellent benefits: Family and domestic partner health and dental coverage. Recruits would receive full dental, health, vision, and pension plan.
Excellent starting salary: $53,766 to $74,416 for entry-level firefighter position. Recruits would receive full pay during Academy training.
Excellent career opportunities: The Los Angeles Fire Department is not just firefighters. There are opportunities in Fire Inspection, Fireboats duty in the harbor, Paramedic bike patrol, Search and Rescue, Swift Water Rescue, and much more! The higher you go the better the pay!
Excellent working environment: The Los Angeles City Fire Department is committed to diversity in the workplace. We’re a diverse group that welcomes all races and ethnic groups. As part of our recruitment efforts, we’ve been targeting all ethnic groups to be part of the family.
Excellent people: The Los Angeles Fire Department has a people friendly family that helps the community, helps each other and helps people in general. We know that we’re an integral part of your community, your neighborhood and your City. We’re not just saving people, but helping them also.
Please visit us at: www.joinLAFD.org
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