PFA is not currently accepting applications for new firefighters. 2016 testing dates will be published on this website on March 4, 2016. This date is subject to change depending on department needs. PFA does not maintain a mailing list for interested parties. Please see the below links for specific information regarding PFA and the required qualifications for applying for entry level firefighter positions.

This website will be updated as we get closer to our next testing/hiring date. Please check back here for current information.

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

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.

Please check this site often for upcoming employment information.