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!​
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The online application for the 2017 firefighter recruit position is now CLOSED. Please email hirevbfd@vbgov.com to be added to the interest list.

​Important information for current 2017 firefighter recruit applicants:

CPAT Dates​​

The final CPAT Test is  June 26 - June 27, 2017

NOTE: VBFD will also accept valid CPAT cards from other IAFF-licensed agencies issued after September 1, 2016

Panel Interviews

Panel interviews will be held the week of July 17, 2017. Eligible candidates will receive an email the week of July 1, 2017 to sign up.

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