Qualifications

Minimum qualifications for Firefighter position:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Possess a current National Registry or state-issued EMT Basic Certification by date of job offer, with the ability to obtain reciprocity in Idaho within 120 days of employment and maintain certification

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Minimum qualifications for Firefighter/Paramedic position:

     In addition to the above:

  • Possess a valid Paramedic Certification
  • Possess a Healthcare Provider CPR certification
  • Possess an Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification
  • Possess a Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification
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Diversity

In order to provide the highest quality of service to the Treasure Valley, we depend on having a dedicated, well-qualified, diverse group of employees who find satisfaction in their work. Boise Fire Department seeks to attract and maintain a diverse workforce that honors and respects our individual and group differences and builds trust in the community we serve.