We are ready to hire! Looking for EMTs and Paramedics that want to advance their careers and join the fire service. Casa Grande Fire Department strives to provide the highest level of public safety services to our community. We pride ourselves on protecting lives and property through fire suppression, emergency medical services, fire prevention, and public education. We are a diverse team of lifesaving professionals, and if you would like to join our team, learn how to apply today!
Firefighters respond to fire alarms and operate all types of fire operation and rescue equipment including, but not limited to, ladders, saws, extrication and stabilization equipment, forcible entry tools, hoselines, aerial ladder equipment and emergency medical equipment. Perform search and rescue of individuals in hazardous environments including collapsed buildings, auto accidents, gas system leaks, hazardous material spills and confined spaces. Respond to emergency medical calls and analyze patient needs to administer advance emergency medical services.
The city of Casa Grande offers health, vision and dental benefits that fit your family, multiple different retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance programs, a 48/96 schedule, a 10% pay increase for a Paramedic Certification, and a uniform allowance. The fire department has an array of different specialty teams including TRT, HazMat, Wildland, SWAT Medics, Drone Pilots and Honor Guard.
In order to qualify for the position of firefighter the applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent GED, a valid Driver’s License and resume uploaded with the application and complete an NTN written examination. Additionally, the Candidate must have an Arizona state and/or National EMT Certification, a current BLS/CPR Certification, and CPAT completion letter which may be uploaded in the application or presented at the time of initial interview. Candidates that are successful in the process will be placed on an eligibility list and dependent on the number of successful candidates and available positions you may be selected to move forward to the Fire Chief’s interview.
1. Make sure you have all qualifications (see testing process above)
2. Go to the National Testing Network website and go to “find jobs”, search firefighter positions in Arizona and find the City of Casa Grande and schedule your test. If you have already taken the test for another agency but would like to transfer your scores to us, you must call NTN to do so (NTN will charge a fee of $12.00).
3. Set up your account in NeoGov. Here, you can sign up to receive job notifications when recruitment is open, check the status of an application, and reset your password. You can also apply for the job on this page.
A ride-a-long is a great way to check out our department and meet some of our crew members. Contact our admin at (520) 421-8777 to schedule a ride-along at one of our stations!
We can pair you with one of our knowledgeable Mentors. A mentor is a front-line firefighter who has volunteered to guide applicants through the application process. They can answer any questions you may have about the city of Casa Grande and our Fire Department. Mentors can also provide you with information on how to obtain your qualifications, such as an EMT Certification, the NTN written test, CPAT, and interview preparation. If you need help with preparing for an academy, a Mentor can give you insight on what workouts you can do, nutrition advice, and what to expect. Call us today at (520) 421-8777 and ask to be paired with one of our best firefighters!
Discover why our team is passionate about working for the City of Casa Grande.