Full Time Firefighter

The City of Henderson is accepting applications for the position described below:

JOB TITLE:  Full Time Firefighter

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:   To ensure protection to residents and property from fire, extinguish fires, conduct fire prevention and educate the public on fire safety; if certified provide basic life support services at scene of fire.  

ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:No experience required on initial hire.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATES OR LICENSE: High school diploma or equivalent and a valid State of Texas Class B Driver’s License. Texas  Commission on Fire Protection Basic Firefighter Certification and Texas Department of Health Basic ECA Certification.  Texas Department of Health EMT or higher emergency medical training is preferred.

CLOSING DATE:   First review of applications will be reviewed on October 24th, 2022.

Interested persons may apply by contacting Central Fire Station, 401 W. Main Street, Henderson, Texas for an application form

  • Please attach copies of the required certifications to the application.

Interested persons may apply by contacting Human Resources, 400 West Main, Henderson, Texas for an application form or click on the link below for electronic application. Applications may be submitted by mail, email or in person to City of Henderson, Attn: Human Resources, 400 West Main St., Henderson, Texas 75652.

Application for Employment

Application for Employment - Fillable PDF

*Any Incomplete Applications Will Not Be Considered.*

THE CITY OF HENDERSON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER