The wait is over! The Madison Fire Department is now accepting applications for fulltime firefighter/EMTs. Apply by Wednesday, November 30 at 11:59 p.m. (Central) to be considered for this outstanding opportunity.

We are looking for responsible, compassionate individuals who value community service and are interested in a rewarding career. No prior experience in fire or EMS is necessary to apply.

New This Year!

The department has put into effect a number of changes aimed at making this career opportunity accessible to more people. These changes include:

  • Online-based testing with more flexible scheduling options
  • Streamlined interview process that reduces the overall time commitment required for in-person elements of the application process
  • Removal of the U.S. citizenship requirement

Prepare to Succeed

Visit the Join MFD section of our website to become familiar with our multi-faceted application process and find out what we look for in a successful candidate. Prepare for the tests and interviews, and get test taking tips, by reviewing our Candidate Orientation Handout. Also view frequently asked questions about job qualifications, benefits, the recruit academy, and more.

Get Started

If you haven’t done so already, create a NeoGov account. Then, fill out the application. Successful candidates will receive updates directly from the City of Madison Human Resources Department.

Best of luck to all who apply!

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