Career Opportunities

Thank you for visiting the Career Opportunity section of the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department. Please take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with our hiring process and benefits package.

If you have not yet taken the written test through the Human Resources Department, please call 540-853-2231 to get a schedule of the times it is being offered.

Information about CPAT can be found under the Testing Process page.

Check out our newest video (courtesy of Firefighter/Paramedic Drew Abel)!

For any questions or more information about career opportunities with the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department, please call our Administrative Office at 540-853-2327 or email.

Apply Online

If you meet the qualifications and are interested in becoming a member of the Roanoke Fire-EMS Department, apply online or contact the City of Roanoke Department of Human Resources at:
City of Roanoke
Department of Human Resources
215 Church Avenue, SW 207
Roanoke, VA 24011-1519

We are an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer/M/F/Disability.

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