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Firefighter Exam Registration

Department: Fire Department
Job Status: Full-Time
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Summary

The City of Irving is currently accepting registration for the next Firefighter entrance examination. Registrants will be notified when the examination date has been set. The notification will inform next steps to be taken in order to reserve a test.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS                                          

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be between the ages of 21 and 35 to be hired
  • Must have high school diploma or GED
  • If time was served in the military, must have proof of discharge under honorable conditions
  • Must have a good driving record
  • Must have a clear arrest record
  • Must have good credit rating
  • Must have good hearing in both ears
  • Vision must be correctable to 20/20; must be able to distinguish the colors red, green and yellow



The City of Irving offers a generous benefits package, including multiple health and dental plan options; and biweekly vacation and sick leave accrual. Click here for the City of Irving’s benefit summaries.