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Norfolk Fire-Rescue Training Center
7120 Granby Street
Norfolk, VA 23505

Becoming a Firefighter

Dear Prospective Employee:

Thank you for considering a new career with Norfolk Fire-Rescue. We believe our department can offer exciting and challenging opportunities to highly motivated individuals who are dedicated to improving public safety for residents and visitors in the City of Norfolk.

Our department prides itself on delivering outstanding customer service in a compassionate, dependable, and professional manner. Becoming a member of our department means you join a family of public safety professionals dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people we often meet in the very worst of circumstances.

For individuals with a high degree of dedication and motivation, an emergency services career can be a very rewarding and life fulfilling experience. Please consider joining our family and our team in helping make a difference in our community.

Thank you and good luck.

Jeffrey F. Wise
Fire Chief
Norfolk Fire-Rescue

All Positions - Job Descriptions and Qualifications  
  • Firefighter Recruit
  • Firefighter Recruit - Virginia EMS Certified EMT - Basic, Advanced, Intermediate or Paramedic
  • Firefighter (Various levels to include: EMT-Advanced, EMT-Intermediate and EMT-Paramedic

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