Fire Department Employment Requirements


Being a professional firefighter requires dedication, attention to detail, and pride.

In order to be considered for employment as a firefighter with the Callaway Fire Department, all applicants must:

Emergency Operations - an example where two officers are holding the fire hose
  • Be able to acquire Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certification within one year of employment
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be insurable by the city’s insurance carrier
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Submit to a pre-employment drug screening process (as a prospective employee) prior to confirmation of employment
  • Possess a valid Florida Driver’s License and have an acceptable driving record
  • Posses a valid State of Florida Firefighter Certificate of Compliance

If you are interested in joining a professional and dedicated team, please view City of Callaway Application (PDF).

Additional Information

Any other additional questions, please contact our Human Resources Department at (850) 871-6000.