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​Firefighter Recruiting

Entry-Level Job Requirements

An applicant must be at least 18 years of age, a U.S. citizen, have earned a high school diploma, and have a Washington State driver's license. Port of Seattle firefighters must obtain EMT certification with one year of hire and maintain that certification throughout their careers. Successful candidates will be fingerprinted for a criminal history background check with the FBI and must pass a Transportation Security Administration background check as well as submit to and pass a pre-employment drug screening. New hires may be subject to random drug screening during their probationary period.

Want more information? Contact the Port of Seattle Fire Department at (206) 433-5327 and visit our Fire Department employment section.



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To learn more, visit the Fire Fighter jobs section of our site.
Download the recruitment brochure below (PDF).brochure.jpg