Skip to content Skip to main navigation Skip to footer


The Williamsport Bureau of Fire is looking for men and women to apply to become a career Firefighter with the City of Williamsport. If you are interested in becoming part of our team, join us in taking the 2021 Entrance Exam on Saturday, July 17, 2021.

Base Salary: $42,981.12

Benefits include: Health/Vision/Dental Insurance available
Paid Vacation and Sick Pension Benefits and Life Insurance

Minimum Requirements:

 Be a Citizen of the United States
 Be a high school graduate or equivalent
 Be 18 years of age on or before the date of the Civil Service Exam
 Pass a written examination
 Pass a physical fitness examination
 Pass a medical examination
 Oral interview
 Employment applicant must successfully pass the following background checks:
• Act 151 – Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance
• Act 34 – Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check
• Act 114 – Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Background Check
 Establish & maintain a residence within twenty (20) miles of the outer border of the City in any direction within 90 days upon completion of his or her one-year probationary period
 Possess a valid PA driver’s license or be able to obtain one within 90 days of appointment
 Successfully complete & graduate from the Harrisburg Area Community College Fire Academy

Applications can be obtained at the Williamsport Bureau of Fire Office at 440 Walnut Street, Williamsport PA, from 10am to 2pm or online at under the Department of Human Resource

Deadline to submit an application is June 18, 2021 at 2pm.

If you have questions contact Reneé Smith at (570) 327-1602.
The City of Williamsport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?
Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [211.53 KB]