Fire Department Recruiting Process
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
NEXT TEST DATE: TBD
Registration 9 am Testing begins at 10 am
The Haslet Fire Department recruits volunteer firefighters once a year.
Applications can be picked up at the Haslet Fire Station located at 1701 FM 156.
Applications shall be completed and returned to the Fire Station on or before the application deadline. The deadline will be the Wednesday prior to the test date. The written and physical assessment will be held each January. New members will be assigned to the Traning Lieutenant and placed on a 12 month probation period where they will be put through Haslet Fire Rescue's 100-hour mini-academy.
Ø Must be at least 16 years of age to apply.
Ø Must have a high school diploma or equivalent or currently enrolled in high school at the time of application deadline.
Ø Must have a valid Texas Drivers License or learners permit.
Ø Must be able to commit to training/meeting sessions every Tuesday night at 7 pm to 10 pm and some Saturdays
The process is as follows:
1. Written Test
· Written test consists of 50 multiple choice questions. All questions are designed to test your level of knowledge and ability in Reading Comprehension, Basic Mathematics, Spatial Relations, Following Directions, Spelling, and Mechanical Reasoning.
2. Physical Assessment (Continuous Timed Event)
· Aerial Ladder Climb
· Equipment (Fan) Carry
· Charged Hose Line Drag
· Pike Pole Repetitions
· Sledge Hammer on Tire Repetitions
· Dummy Drag
· Black Out Drill (Not Timed)
3. Background check
4. Department Interview
5. Chief Interview
6. Drug screening