Employment with the Charleston Fire Department

The Charleston Fire Department typically conducts at least one firefighter trainee program each year and may hire for other positions as needed.  All positions will be advertised and applied through the City of Charleston Employment Portal.  Please review the job openings and minimum requirements on the portal in addition to the supplemental information contained on our web page.  

Please review the links provided on the left side of the page to review our summary information related to various positions.  Information posted within the individual job posting announcement will be considered the most current and may supersede general information posted on the website.

Additional questions may be emailed to our recruitment team .