Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Firefighter Requirements

To become a New Port Richey firefighter (full time or part time), an applicant must be a Florida State certified firefighter. View the State Fire Marshal’s Office Bureau of Fire Standards and Training requirements to become a certified firefighter.

Please Note: Preference is given to firefighter/paramedics.

Application & Accompanying Information:

Completed applications may be mailed to the City of New Port Richey Human Resources Department, 5919 Main St. New Port Richey, FL 34652.

Applicants must complete the employment application and include copies of the following items:

  • Certificate of Compliance
  • EMT and/or Paramedic License
  • CPR and/or ACLS Cards
  • EVOC Training
  • NIMS Certifications
  • Current Driver License
  • Application Process

Application Process:

  • Background Check
  • Driver License Check
  • Written Examination
  • Physical Agility Test
  • Interview

The New Port Richey Fire Department is a drug and tobacco free department.

If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Department by calling (727) 853-1026.

View current available positions with The City of New Port Richey Fire Department listed with other City positions.