On-Call Firefighters Wanted, Recruitment Open House Is Jan 15


The Columbia Heights Fire Department is seeking new firefighters to join its team. If you’re 18 or older, live close to or within the City borders, and have a valid driver’s license, you’re eligible to apply.

If you would like to learn more about being an on-call firefighter, please attend the Fire Department’s Recruitment Open House, Jan 15, 6-8 pm. Call 763-706-8150 to register. 

The schedule for the Recruitment Open House is as follows: 

6 pm Public Safety Training Room
Introduction by Chief Thompson
6:15 pm
Introduction of Officers
6:30 pm
Life of a Firefighter – commitment, training, response, a spouse’s perspective
Relief Association/Pension
Firefighter’s Association (Employee Association)
7:15 pm
Introduction to Firefighting Equipment – In Apparatus bay
7:45 pm
Informal Q&A – chat with members