Recruiting

Firefighter training - Recruitment photos 2020 - IMG_0530Welcome to the Hot Springs Fire Department's online recruiting center. We are delighted to know that you are interested in pursuing an exciting and rewarding career as a firefighter or that you may be considering continuing your firefighter career with us after having served with another fire department or in the military.

The recruiting procedures happen once a year (or more often if deemed necessary to maintain a sufficient hiring list).

If you would like to be notified when a position becomes available or when the firefighter testing process is activated you can sign up for job notifications on the Human Resources page.

We cannot accept employment applications at the Fire Department. If you are interested in applying for a fire department position or if you have any questions about employment at the fire department, call Human Resources at 501-321-6841 or visit their office at 133 Convention Boulevard, Hot Springs, AR.

Click here to download the Firefighter Employment Application.

In the meantime, please review the documents below which will help familiarize you with the various requirements and benefits of employment.


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Fire Pay TablesThis schedule provides the rates of pay at each rank
QualificationsThe circumstances that qualify or disqualify certain applicants from consideration
DEA Drug ScheduleDEA schedule provides information about legal and illegal substances
Document ListThe list of documents that applicants need for the application process
Firefighter BenefitsThe benefits package that comes with firefighter employment
Job DescriptionThe general job description, requirements and expectations
Applications for firefighter positions may be obtained 
at City of Hot Springs Human Resources.