The City of Southlake is not recruiting for Firefighters at this time. Please complete a job interest form to be automatically notified of future openings. If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at (817) 748-8064 or email [email protected]
Firefighter/EMT: $55,965.44 + benefits Paramedic Only: $55,965.44 + benefits Firefighter / Paramedic: $69,341.18 + benefits
36-71 months experience: Currently Under Review
72-119 months experience: Currently Under Review
120+ months experience: Currently Under Review
Lateral applicants must have at least 36 months of continuous service as a paid, full-time Firefighter/Paramedic to be considered.
Must have TCFP Commission and TxDSHS Paramedic certification/license.
Out of state applicants must have TCFP and TxDSHS certification before a final job offer is made by the Southlake Fire Department.
Applicants must have no more than a 90-day break in service from the time they separated from a comparable fire service agency (if applicable).
Must have a valid Texas Driver's license at time of hire.
All full-time positions include the City's comprehensive benefits package. To view the summary of benefits, please visit the Pay & Benefits page.
City of Southlake Minimum Requirements
The below requirements MUST be met to be considered for employment with the City of Southlake.
Must be 19 years old.
Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
Ability to obtain a valid Texas Class B Drivers' license within six (6) months of hire date.
Possession of Paramedic certification from the Texas Department of State Health Services National Registry Paramedic certification is preferred.
Possession of Texas Commission Basic Fire Protection certification is preferred.
Possession of Emergency Medical Technician certification is required (unless candidate possesses a Paramedic license)
Must successfully pass a Physical Ability Test (PAT) and written examination.
Must have the ability to pass all pre-employment screenings to include: an extensive background investigation, a polygraph, psychological exam, physical and drug screen.