The Saint Paul Fire Department protects the life and property of the people of Saint Paul

We are a dedicated all hazard response agency comprised of firefighters, public educators, support staff and maintenance personnel - creating an effective team that are proud to serve the residents of our Capital City. 

Now Accepting Applications!

The Firefighter Application Period is open from 01 June to 30 June 2023 Interested candidates should apply today at: Firefighter/EMT Application

The Saint Paul Fire Department will be holding information sessions where you will have an opportunity to ask Firefighter/EMTs questions to help you determine if a career in Firefighting/EMS is for you.  

An optional group fitness workout will follow the information sessions so bring your water bottle and dress comfortably!  

Please register for the information sessions at the following link: REGISTER HEREThese will be held at Saint Paul Fire Department Training Facility, (1683 Energy Park Drive in Saint Paul, MN 55108) in the North Classroom. You are strongly encouraged, but not required, to attend one of these sessions.  




Virtual Link

Saturday, June 3, 2023


1683 Energy Park Dr, St. Paul, MN 55108

6/3 10am Virtual Link

Saturday, June 3, 2023


1683 Energy Park Dr, St. Paul, MN 55108

6/3 11am Virtual Link

Monday, June 5, 2023


1683 Energy Park Dr, St. Paul, MN 55108

6/5 6pm Virtual Link

Monday, June 12, 2023


1683 Energy Park Dr, St. Paul, MN 55108

6/12 6pm Virtual Link

Tuesday, June 20, 2023


Virtual Only

6/20 12pm Virtual Link

Monday, June 26, 2023


1683 Energy Park Dr, St. Paul, MN 55108

6/26 6pm Virtual Link


High School diploma or General Education Development (GED) Diploma.

Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age.

Must possess and maintain a valid MN Class D Driver’s license, or equivalent out of state license

Must possess a current National Registry and State of Minnesota Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic certification. Candidates may participate in the testing process and be placed on the eligible list without submitting proof of certification.

Last Edited: June 1, 2023