Firefighter and EMT Recruitment

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Redefine the Ladder of Success

Winchester EMT/Firefighters perform challenging and rewarding work preventing, combating, and extinguishing fire, as well as providing emergency medical services to the community. This work involves duties of protecting life and property through the performance of EMS and firefighting activities.

As an employee of the Winchester Fire & Rescue Department, you can expect many opportunities for growth within the first five years of on-boarding. The WFRD provides and aggressively supports numerous career and training opportunities.

Salaries range from $38,355.80 to $78,332.80 (commensurate with tenure, rank, and experience).

Career Information

Click the links below for information about requirements and benefits for Winchester Fire and Rescue Paramedics and Firefighter/EMTs.

Paramedic Recruitment Brochure

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Firefighter/EMT Recruitment Brochure

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General Recruitment Brochure

Recruitment Packet and Application Process

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Physical Ability Test

Watch this video for an overview of what to expect during the physical ability test.


Becoming a volunteer firefighter, EMT or administrator with one of our four volunteer stations provides you with an opportunity to get acquainted with fire and gain valuable training and experience.

To learn more on how to get involved, please visit one of our four fire stations and begin to make a difference for you and the community.

Click here to view the volunteer brochure.