FD Requirements

Firefighter Recruitment



The scheduled recruitment has been postponed and we will not be taking applications until the recruitment has been rescheduled. Monitor this web site for updates.



Applicants must be able to meet the minimum qualifications at the time of the recruitment process.


Employment Requirements for Firefighters

  • You must have a minimum of national certification as an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) and maintain certification for the duration of employment with the City of Edmond.
  • You must be at least 18 years of age.
  • You must be in good physical condition.
  • You must have or be able to obtain a valid Oklahoma State Driver's License.
  • You must have a driving record acceptable to the city's insurance carrier.
  • You must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

Desired Qualifications for Firefighters

The following qualifications are preferred, but not required to apply:
  • Associates Degree in Fire Sciences
  • IFSAC Firefighter 1 Certification
  • Paramedic License