The City of Martin Fire/Rescue Department is NOT accepting applications.


To become a firefighter with the City of Martin you have to meet the requirements listed below:

Required Qualifications:
1. Be at least 18 years of age.

2. Be a citizen of the United States of America.
3. Have a High School Diploma or G.E.D.
4. Possess of a valid Tennessee Driver’s License.
5. Be physically fit for normal fire fighting functions.
6. Must pass a Written and Physical Agility Test.
7. Pass an Oral Interview. 

Preferred Qualifications:
1. Tennessee Fire and Codes Academy 64 hour Basic Firefighting
2. 16 hour Firefighter I Live Burn

Requirements Upon Conditional Offer of Employment:
1. Pass an NFPA Physical Examination.
2. Pass Psychological Evaluation.

3. Pass a Drug Screening Test.
4. Pass a background investigation consisting of local, state, and national criminal record check, financial, medical, military, and educational records check.
5. Must Attend the Tennessee Fire and Codes Academy 10 week Recruit Class, unless already completed with valid proof of completion.

6. Must become a Certified State of Tennessee Medical Responder within 12 months of the date of hire.
7. Must become a State of Tennessee Licensed A-EMT when training becomes available.

Successful candidates will have an initial probationary period of 24 months.

Benefit package includes Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance.  The City of Martin is part of the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement.

Starting Base Annual Salary: $25,235.00

The City of Martin is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job opportunities will be posted on this website, the City of Martin website, local print media, and the local radio station.