Paid-On-Call Firefighter

Paid-On-Call Firefighter

Looking for a challenging and rewarding way to serve your community?

Albert Lea Fire Rescue is looking to hire paid–on-call firefighters. The department is rich in history but progressive in our response and tactics, with the latest training and equipment to serve our community.
What’s involved? Being a paid on call firefighter requires attendance at training and drills two plus evenings per month and responding to a wide range of emergency calls. Firefighters are required to maintain a 50% attendance record for emergency calls and 96+ hours of training each year. The selection process includes an oral interview, physical agility testing, a background check and medical and drug testing.

Who can apply? Firefighters must be at least 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or G.E.D and a valid driver’s license. For more on the essential duties, physical demands and working conditions or a firefighter see the complete job description.

Application forms may be obtained by downloading application below and should be submitted by November 1, 2021 to:

City of Albert Lea
ATTN: Albert Lea Fire Rescue
221 E. Clark St.
Albert Lea, MN 56007

Physical agility and interviews will be held on November 3, 2021.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Post offer/pre-employment drug test required

Job Description
Paid-on-Call Firefighter Handbook