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 Trainingopens in a new window requirements to become a certified firefighter.
Preference is given to firefighter/paramedics.
Application & Accompanying Information
Applicants need to complete the employment applicationopens in a new window and mail the application and necessary items to:
City of New Port Richey Human Resources 5919 Main St. New Port Richey, FL 34652
Copies of the following items need to accompany your application:
- Certificate of Compliance
- EMT and/or Paramedic License
- CPR and/or ACLS Cards
- EVOC Training
- NIMS Certifications
- Current driver’s license
- Application Process
All qualified applicants are subject to a background and driver license check. The application process consists of the following steps:
- Written examination
- Physical agility test
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.
To view the current available positions with The City of New Port Richey Fire Department CLICK HERE.