Join our Firefighting Team!

Travis County Fire Rescue is currently accepting applications. Candidates must complete a physical agility test and a written test.

Certified Firefighter/ EMT FAST-TRACK Program

Minimum Qualifications
  • High School Diploma / GED

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • VALID Texas Driver License

  • Current TCFP Firefighter Basic or higher (verifiable at time of testing)

  • Current TDSHS EMT-B or higher      (verifiable at time of testing)

  • No unacceptable criminal or driving histories will be permitted

  • Applicant must be able to physically perform the job duties as assigned

  • Must be able to provide proof of certification within 30 days of application date.

  • Must have successfully completed National Registry exam prior to application.

  • Out of State Fire Certifications with appropriate Firefighter I and II IFSAC Seal are acceptable.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Paid Sick and Vacation Leave 

  • TCDRS Retirement Plan

Note that to complete this application, you will need to have a copy / image of the following:


  • Drivers License

  • Fire Certification (Texas Commission on Fire Protection - Basic or above)

  • EMT-B or Higher Certification (State or National Registry)


If you do not have these three items readily available, please gather them prior to submitting your application.

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