To protect lives, property and the environment through timely, professional, humanitarian services essential to the health, safety and well-being of the community.
The Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue is a trusted community leader comprised of dedicated professionals, upholding proud traditions of commitment and teamwork while pursuing innovation and providing exceptional customer service to the public and fire and rescue service members.
Great Employees Deserve Great Rewards. Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue is proud to provide career opportunities with competitive wages, attractive benefits, and a wealth of training and educational possibilities.Learn More
A career with Fire and Rescue will offer you opportunities for continued growth, learning and transfer assignments in areas such as:
The Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue offers exceptional paid EMS training opportunities to its members for both initial and continued education. The Department is one of two accredited fire-based paramedic programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia. This allows the Department to offer providers the opportunity to take an intensive 49-week Paramedic program in-house.Learn More
The Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) was developed by the IAFF/IAFC Joint Labor Management Task Force as a validated tool to enable fire departments to select candidates who are physically capable to perform the job of a firefighter. The CPAT consists of eight events that must be performed sequentially. This is a pass/fail based on a maximum time of 10 minutes and 20 seconds.Learn More