Firefighter Career Opportunites

I Want to Be a Garland Firefighter

The application period will be begin Aug. 4 and end Aug. 15, 2014 at 5 p.m. All applications must be submitted online. Computers are available at local libraries and the Human Resource office located at 200 N. Fifth Street. Information sessions will be scheduled during the application period at the Garland Fire Department training facility located at 1500 Highway 66. These sessions are open to all applicants. Please enter through the south entrance of building closest to Commerce Street.
Aug. 4     3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Aug. 5     10 a.m.
Aug. 6     3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Aug. 7     10 a.m.
Aug. 8     3 p.m.
Aug. 11   3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Aug. 12   10 a.m.
Aug. 13   3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Please complete the profile/application.  You must create a search agent if you apply before Aug. 4. The Civil Service Test is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. You must arrive, sign in, and be seated by 6 p.m. to take the exam. 
The physical agility test will be Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014.  Click here for practice times and physical agility test demonstrations.
 
Human Resources can assist you with application. Please call 972-781-7149 or email the recruiting office at gfdrecruiting@garlandtx.gov for information about fire academy and hiring process. Civil Service Test information