Requirements to File
In order to take the exam to become a NYC Firefighter, you must:
Be at least 17 ½ years of age by the end of application period and under 29 years of age at the beginning of the application period.
File an application to take the Firefighter exam. Application will be available to the public upon actual release of the Notification of Examination.
Base salary: $43,074; after five years $99,104.
Must bring ID and at least two copies of your resume.
Public Transportation to 400 E. Fordham Road (Entrance at 400 Webster Ave.):
Buses: BX9, BX 12, BX 15, BX22, BX 41 or BX 55 (to Fordham Rd/Webster Ave. Hub)
Subway: 4 ,B, D (to Fordham Rd. station)
Train: Metro North (to Fordham Rd. station)
Equal Opportunity Employer Program
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
For information on education and employment, please visit Job Search Central at 188 Madison Avenue and 34th Street.