Recruitment

Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department is now hiring for the position of Firefighter. Candidates must be State Certified Firefighters and EMT's or Paramedics.


Current Job Openings

Candidates are selected through National Testing Network (NTN). To register with the National Testing Network (NTN) and schedule a pre- employment exam go to the National Testing Network site. Select ‘Find Jobs’, then select Firefighter Jobs and sign up for Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department. 

When you visit the National Testing Network

  • Complete the NTN registration process and schedule your exam.
  • Review all information related to the Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department Firefighter, including minimum requirements, salary and benefits.
  • Review detailed information about the exam process. Review detailed information about the exam process. Review the frequently asked questions and take an online practice test (if desired)
Upon completion of your scheduled exam, scores are automatically forwarded to the Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue. Candidates who attain a passing score on the pre-employment exam will be placed on the Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department eligibility list. Those on the list will be contacted to participate in further stages of the selection process. 

Please avoid calling or emailing the City of Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department or Human Resources Department.
               The City of Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Duties

General duty firefighting and prehospital emergency medical world in the protection of life and prosperity through the application of standard tactical methods and procedures.

Requirements

All applicants must provide proof of the following at time of application.
  • Birth certificate
  • Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) and FireTEAM test from National Testing Network
  • Bureau of Fire Standards & Training Certificate of Compliance
  • EVOC- Emergency Vehicle Operator Course
  • Copy of DD-214 if applicable
  • High School Graduate or GED
  • State of Florida EMT or paramedic license
  • Valid Florida drivers license
During the recruitment period, applicants meeting the above requirements will be scheduled for the following City of Pembroke Pines fire department hiring process.
  • Background investigation
  • Medical exam
  • Oral interview
  • Polygraph exam

Salary Information

If department standards are met: Fire department salary - $46,300.80 Paramedic - $55,311.36

Message From the Fire Chief

Greetings,

The Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Department has six fire stations which have personnel who provide service to over 150,380 residents covering an area of 37 plus square miles.

I invite you to learn more about our Fire Department by perusing through our website.

- Marcelino Rodriguez, Fire Chief