Become a Firefighter

Are you interested in becoming a firefighter with the South Fire District? We are accepting applications!


  • Valid State of Connecticut drivers license
  • Recruit certified or minimum two years experience as a career fightfighter
  • State of Connecticut or NREMT Basic
  • CPAT card within last two years of job offer 

Wages & Benefits

  • Starting salary: $45,216
  • Paid vacations & holidays
  • Paid sick & personal days
  • Anthem Platinum PPO Health Insurance
  • 401 Defined Contribution Retirement
  • Social Security

How to Apply

  • Applications are available from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday - Friday at:
    • South Fire District
      445 Randolph Road
      Middletown, CT 06457
  • You can also download a firefighter application for employment.
  • Applications must be received by February 11, 2020.
  • Applicant must also apply to the State of Connecticut Firefighter Testing Consortium.

State of Connecticut Firefighter Testing Consortium

Multiple fire departments in the state of Connecticut are seeking applicants for the position of firefighter. These departments will be testing as a consortium and one application will grant you the ability to apply to all departments.

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