Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
St. George is Hiring
Updated On: Mar 03, 2015

Becoming a Firefighter

The St. George Fire Protection District operates under the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service System. If you would like more information on any of the positions for employment with St. George Fire Department, please visit the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Office website to access the job classification plans.

To be considered for employment applicants must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be a citizen of the United States
  • possess a valid high school diploma or GED certificate
  • possess a valid driver's license and social security card
  • pass the civil service exam
Application Process
1.  Take a Civil Service Exam, administered by the Office of the State Examiner. Places & dates of exams can be obtained by contacting the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Office; Office of State Examiner.  Test scores must be submitted to St. George, along with a completed employment application for hiring consideration.
2.  Submit a completed employment application, along with copies of the following documents:
  • Birth Certificate
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalency
  • Driver's License
  • Social Security Card
  • Current Civil Service Test Score
Failure to turn in these required documents when submitting your application could result in your application being rejected.

For more information Contact Civil Service Board Secretary Rachel Frosch at (225) 454-6586.
3.  The final phase of the application process places applicants on the department's eligibility roster. When positions become available, qualified applicants on file will be notified. Once an applicant's score has expired, his/her name will be removed from the eligibility list.

Where to Apply

Applications for Employment may be obtained online or picked up at our office at 14100 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70817.

Applications for the Entrance Level Civil Service Exam are downloadable at the Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Office website.
For More Information about the hiring process, contact Chief Administrative Officer Dustin Yates. 

St George Professional Firefighters Association
Copyright © 2019, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

221108 hits since Apr 18, 2011

Top of Page image