Join our Firefighting Team!

Travis County Fire Rescue is currently accepting applications for employment. Candidates must complete a physical agility test and a written test.

Certified Firefighter/ EMT FAST-TRACK Program

Minimum Qualifications
  • High School Diploma / GED

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • VALID Texas Driver License

  • Current TCFP Firefighter Basic or higher (verifiable at the time of testing)

  • Current TDSHS EMT-B or higher  (verifiable at the time of testing)

  • No unacceptable criminal or driving histories will be permitted

  • Applicant must be able to physically perform the job duties as assigned

  • Must be able to provide proof of certification within 30 days of application date.

  • Must have successfully completed National Registry exam prior to application.

  • Out of State Fire Certifications with appropriate Firefighter I and II IFSAC Seal are acceptable.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Paid Sick and Vacation Leave 

  • TCDRS Retirement Plan

Note that to complete this application, you will need to have a copy / image of the following:


  • Drivers License

  • Fire Certification (Texas Commission on Fire Protection - Basic or above)

  • EMT-B or Higher Certification (State or National Registry)


If you do not have these three items readily available, please gather them prior to submitting your application.

Travis County Fire Rescue is currently accepting resumes for

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Travis County Fire Rescue serves 240 square miles of Travis, Caldwell, and Hays Counties with 6 fire stations.

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