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550 SE 8th St
Evansville, IN 47713
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Next Application Period is January 2019

EFD 2017 Application Information

January 1-31, 2017: Applications available online

April 22, 2017: Tutoring sessions for written exam at the Southern Indiana Career & Technical Center, 1901 Lynch Rd., Evansville IN 47711

  • Morning Session: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Afternoon Sessions: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. & 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Tutoring sessions are encouraged but not mandatory. If chosen, candidates will attend only 1 session.

Seating is limited. Time slot requests will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign-in begins 30 minutes before starting time.

April 29, 2017: Applicant Written Exam at the Southern Indiana Career & Technical Center, 1901 Lynch Rd., Evansville, IN 47711

  • Morning Session: 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Afternoon Session: 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Candidates will attend only 1 session. Sign-in begins 30 minutes before starting time.

CPAT Testing at EFD Administration Building, 550 SE 8th St., Evansville, IN

  • May 26, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Orientation & Ladder Climb
  • May 27, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Orientation & Ladder Climb
  • June 10, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Practice
  • July 8, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Practice
  • July 22, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - TEST DAY

Interviews at EFD Administration Building, 550 SE 8th St., Evansville, IN

  • August 19 & 26, 2017. Schedule to be announced

Documents you will need to complete your application:

  1. Copy of your birth certificate / proof of U.S. citizenship
  2. Copy of high school diploma/GED. Certified transcripts or post secondary documents accepted
  3. Copy of your valid driver license
  4. Copy of your driving record
  5. Copy of your social security card
  6. Copy of your DD214 Honorable Discharge or other separation documents (only military personnel if applicable)

Procedures to submit documents:

  • Attach and submit with application
  • Attach to email and submit to: Evansville Fire Department with Employment Documents in the subject line

Mail or deliver to:

Evansville Fire Merit Commission

550 SE 8th St.

Evansville, IN 47713

Attn: Employment

All copies must be clear and legible. Illegible copies will disqualify the application. The application period closes midnight on January 31, 2017. All applications and documents are property of the Evansville Fire Department and will not be returned.

Thank you for your interest in the Evansville Fire Department.

Respectfully,

Charles Hertzberger

Merit Commission Liaison Officer

812-436-4429

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Salary & Benefits

  • 1st Year Probationary Salary, $45,899.00
  • Health, Vision, Dental and Life Insurance

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