Applications are open now through Sept. 7
The Henderson Fire Department (HFD) is accepting applications for Firefighter and Firefighter-Paramedic now through Sept. 7. Applications are open to qualifying applicants 18 years old.
HFD is a full-service, all-hazards emergency response organization that provides safe and effective fire suppression management, emergency medical services, patient transport, technical rescue, hazardous materials response, and search and rescue services for the City’s recreational trail system.
There are 12 fire stations within HFD’s jurisdiction, with a 13th station planned in West Henderson. In 2022, HFD responded to 41,438 calls for service.
HFD strongly encourages camaraderie, professional development, career growth, and training opportunities and emphasizes mental health and wellness through readily available resources and support.
Applicants who apply must be committed to upholding HFD’s vision of being America’s premier fire department through its mission to provide exceptional public services because people matter.
Those 16 to 21 years old interested in learning more about the fire service can join the Henderson Fire Department Explorer program. Enrollment is open year-round.
The Academy for this recruitment is scheduled for March 2024. For more information about position qualifications, the application process, and assessment dates, visit joinhendersonfire.com.
ABOUT THE CITY OF HENDERSON FIRE DEPARTMENT
The City of Henderson Fire Department (HFD) is a multi-accredited, ISO Class 1 fire department that provides premier all-hazards emergency response throughout Henderson, Nevada.
HFD responds to an average of 41,000 calls per year from 12 fire stations staffed by firefighters and paramedics who provide fire suppression, emergency medical services, patient transports, technical rescues, hazardous materials responses and search and rescue services. HFD continues to be in the nation’s top 0.5 percent for fire departments and a three-time consecutive recipient of the American Heart Association Mission Lifeline Gold Plus Achievement Award.