Burlington Fire Department


The Burlington Fire Department will be accepting applications for entry level firefighters with Paramedic, AEMT, or EMT certification in early 2021


Entry-Level Firefighters work a 24 hours on-duty, 48 hours off-duty schedule making a starting salary of $48,837.00 base pay with additional percentage based incentives for Advanced EMT and Paramedic certifications. 


                        Photo by Eric Cochran

  • Minimum applicant qualifications include a current CPAT certification and EMT certification.
  • The application can be found on the City of Burlington's Human Resources Jobs link with directions.