On duty twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, making Fairfield a safer place to live, work, and travel.

Fire, Medical, Emergency - Dial 911




FD Fairfield Links

Command Staff
Fire Prevention
Special Operations
HAZMAT Resource
Emergency Preparedness
Fire Commission
Sites of Interest
Fairfield Community Emergency Response Team CERT Training
Contact Us
Fairfield Fire Dept. Hiring Opportunities  *NOW OPEN 2018*

Locate a Station

Apparatus Pictures



Storm/Disaster Info Number

(203) 254-4899

Town of Fairfield

Find us on Facebook

Code Red

Ready.gov--Information on self-preparedness

for severe weather and natural disasters

Fairfield Fire Department Hiring Opportunities



State of Connecticut Firefighter Testing Consortium

Applications will be available until Friday, May 4, 2018


Multiple fire agencies within the state of Connecticut area are seeking applicants to establish eligibility lists for the position of Firefighter. These departments will be testing as a consortium and one application will grant you the ability to apply to all departments.

About the Departments:

Branford Fire Department                                             New Canaan Fire Department


Bristol Fire Department *                                             North Haven Fire Department


East Hartford Fire Department *                                   South Fire District


Fairfield Fire Department                                              Westport Fire Department


Mansfield Fire & ES                                                        Wilton Fire Department *


Naugatuck Fire Department


        Click on each department above to view their specific requirements and agency information.

* Potential participant in the consortium

Minimum Qualifications*:

  • $168 non-refundable application fee

  • U.S. citizenship or legally authorized to work in the United States

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Valid driver’s license

*Important Note: These are the minimum threshold requirements for the Connecticut Testing Consortium. Individual departments may hold more stringent requirements. In order to be considered for each agency you must comply with their minimum standards. For example, some agencies require EMT or EMT-P licenses, however, the timing of the requirement may differ. Please see the department(s) job description for specific information on individual departments.

Testing Information:

The written examination will be administered the week of June 16, 2018 – June 23, 2018. Multiple testing sessions will be offered throughout the State of Connecticut. Weekday and weekend options will be available. The exact location and times of the testing sessions will be released at a later time. After the application deadline, you will be notified of your eligibility status via email and instructions on how to schedule a written exam time will be provided.


To apply: Visit iosolutions.com and find the job application for the Connecticut Firefighter Consortium Testing