Employment

Notice!

Written Test Closed for entry level firefighter position.

Introductory Firefighter position:

The application period for introductory firefighter for Poudre Fire Authority is closed. All candidates should have received an email stating where they are in the process. If you did not receive an email please first check your spam folder to ensure it was not blocked. Second confirm the email you submitted on the PHQ is the account you are looking in. Third if you still have not received notification please call 970-416-2857. Thank you for your interest in working for the Poudre Fire Authority.

Please remember those who have been invited to continue in the process will need to provide verification of your CPAT certificate at the time of the first interview which will be held March 10th-14th, 2014.

A valid EMT basic certification will be required at the time of your final interviews which may be as early as June, 2014. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Poudre Fire Authority will be hiring a number of people from this testing process sometime in 2014.

If you have questions, please email the following:

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.

Firefighter Employment Opportunities

Qualifications for Applying for Firefighter

Informational Meetings
We will be posting a video of our last informational meeting. Fighting a house blaze

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

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

Careers
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.

Ride-Alongs
The Poudre Fire Authority offers individuals the ability to come to the fire station and "Ride-a-long" with a crew.

Request More Information
Questions about a career with PFA? Please let us know! Also, if you would like the Poudre Fire Authority to keep you informed of testing cycles, please leave your contact information with us using our Comments Web Form.

Please check this site often for upcoming employment information.