The Pelham Fire Department is a Public Safety and Community Service Department within the City of Pelham Government. All City of Pelham employees are hired and managed in accordance with a municipal civil service system. Subsequently, all firefighter vacancies are filled from a standing basic firefighter civil service list.

Applications will be retained for one year from the date received. All current applicants shall be notified by mail as to the time and location of the next fire department civil service examination. Do not send resumes. Should you do so, they will not be retained nor returned.

Education & Age Requirements

  • 18 years of age
  • Current Drivers License
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma