2015 Entry Level Firefighter Recruitment Information


Become One of Owensboro’s Bravest

Serving the community for nearly 150 years, the Owensboro Fire Department seeks to create a work environment and organizational culture that reflects the society and community in which we live and one that creates a climate for the success of each and every member by providing for and appreciating the skills and knowledge that they bring to the Department.

Our hiring needs vary from year to year, but one thing remains the same–we want the best individuals possible to carry on our tradition of excellence in fire and emergency services.

If this sounds like a career for you, we encourage you to follow the links below to learn more about us and our hiring process.

Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)

Oral Exam Guide

Written Exam Guide

Firefighter Job Description

Firefighter Job Posting

Firefighter Position Information, Recruitment Schedule and Further Details

Drug/Alcohol Policy

Job Application

Benefit Information

Vacation Accrual

Health Plan