Become a Firefighter

Become a Firefighter

"Always There, Always Ready"



Thank you for your interest in the Surprise Fire-Medical Department. Applications for firefighter recruits are now being accepted through Oct 3 - 14, 2016. Click here for more information and to submit an application.

Minimum Qualifications
  • 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Valid Arizona driver license
  • Current CPAT
  • Current CPR certification
  • Current Arizona EMT (EMTB, EMTP) certification
  
Starting Annual Salary
  • $22.63 per hr (in academy - 2080 hr schedule)
  • $16.80 per hr (upon graduation - 2912 hr schedule)
  
Great Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and 11 paid holidays annually 
  • The City of Surprise offers a broad range of benefits click here
  • Public Safety Personnel Retirement pension
  • Tuition reimbursement and more!
  

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  1. Fire-Medical Department


    Physical Address
    14250 W Statler Plaza
    Suite 101
    Surprise, AZ 85374


    Directions

    Phone: 623.222.5000
    Fax: 623.222.5001
    Emergency: 911

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