Career Opportunities

​Consider a Rewarding Career with the Virginia Beach Fire Department. Join our Team of DEDICATED, COMPASSIONATE, and HIGHLY TRAINED PROFESSIONALS. Become a Virginia Beach Firefighter!​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The application process for Firefighter Recruit and Certified Firefighter has now closed.

Firefighter Recruit Applicants:  Candidates, please be sure to complete all onboarding paperwork as soon as possible. (NOTE: Please be advised that if further background checks, failure of any further testing, missing documentation, and/or PHQ review results in disqualifying information, you may be removed from the hiring process)

Important Upcoming Dates: ​

  • November 4 - November 15: Pre-Employment Physical
  • TBD: Reference Packet to be sent out
  • TBD: Uniform Fitting
  • January 6: Final Offers

Important Note to ALL Candidates: Please make sure all contact information is up-to-date. Dates are subject to change.

For further questions or to be placed on the Interest List for future job postings, please email


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