Firefighter Recruitment


A career with the Scottsdale Fire Department can be rewarding while proudly serving the citizens of Scottsdale with honor, tradition and excellence.

We appreciate your interest in pursuing a career as a firefighter for the City of Scottsdale! Our next recruitment process is expected to be in 2022.

Are you interested in becoming a firefighter? Here are some tips to prepare for the testing process:



  • Conditional Job Offer
  • Urinalysis
  • Background Check
  • Occupational Health NFPA 1582 Physical


  • City of Scottsdale New Employee Orientation
  • PSPRS & SFD Medical Physical
  • 14 Week Regional Academy
  • 1-year Probationary Period After Successfully Completing Regional Academy


Stay in touch with us and up-to-date on our processes by regularly visiting this page and also following us on Facebook and Twitter. We will announce when the application process opens on these platforms. You may also submit this interest form.

If this page didn't answer your questions, call 480-382-7776 to talk with an HR representative.

See the job description for firefighter for City of Scottsdale herelinks to external site.

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Fire Department

Witzeman Public Safety Building
8401 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
General Information: 480-312-8000
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-Emergency: 480-312-8911

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