Become a Firefighter

The City of Atlanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran's status or national origin, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. We value and encourage diversity in our workforce.

The City of Atlanta does thorough pre employment checks that may include previous employment, criminal, education, drug testing, physical and all hires are contingent upon successful completion of these items.


Thank you for your interest in a career with the City of Atlanta Fire Rescue Department. The City of Atlanta Fire Rescue 2017 online application process is now CLOSED. Applicants who wish to be notified when the 2018 process opens should complete the form below.