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Recruiting


 

Fire Department Recruiting Process

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

NEXT TEST DATE:  1/21/2017

Registration 9am Testing begins at 10am


 

 

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 the departments own 100 hour mini academy.

 

Minimum Requirements:

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 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 7pm 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

·         Aerial Ladder Climb

·         Charged Hose line Drag

·         Equipment Carry

·         Dummy Drag

·         Blackout Drill


 

3.      Background check

4.      Department Interview

5.   Chief Interview

6.      Drug screening