Become a Firefighter

The men and women who work for the Modesto Fire Department have dedicated their lives to a career that helps others. Professionalism, a "can do" attitude, and sensitivity to community needs are all part of being a successful firefighter in our community.
  1. Education

    Fire Science Certificate and Degree Options

  2. Firefighter Training Center (FCTC)

    FCTC is the 1-stop testing and hiring resource for firefighter candidates and Fire Departments.

  3. Job Descriptions

    Browse the job descriptions for current open positions in the city.

  4. Modesto Fire Recruitment Contact Form

    Interested in becoming a firefighter? Contact a Modesto Fire Department recruiter!