“When a man becomes a fireman his greatest act of bravery has been accomplished. What he does after that is all in the line of work.”

                                                           - FDNY Chief Edward F. Croker


Firefighter Position


Competitive examinations will be held for the position of Firefighter in the Milford Fire Department in late 2015.



-  must be 18-35 years old at time of application

-  in good physical condition

-  good moral background

-  be able to pass a Physical Examination as published in NFPA Standard 1582

   (details available upon request)

-  without Felony convictions or a Criminal Record

-  able to obtain Internet access on a computer

Required at time of Application:

Copy of Birth Certificate

Copy of Proof of Citizenship, if different than Birth Certificate

Copy of High School Diploma or GED

Copy of Current Drivers License

Copy of Military Discharge Form DD214 (to receive Military points)

Valid CPAT card valid within 12 months

Valid EMT card

Required at time of hire:

Valid EMT card

Valid Connecticut Driver’s License

Meet height and weight requirements as per Union Contract (Available upon request)


The City of Milford is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer