Working for the Carrboro Fire-Rescue Department offers women and men of all backgrounds a potentially exciting and rewarding career opportunity. While we do not always have openings available, we welcome inquiries from interested persons at any time!
We have designed this page to give you an idea of the general requirements for employment with us. Please note, this page is not a comprehensive description of all the job requirements but an overview only.
Requirements & Job Description
Carrboro firefighters work an average of 10, 24-hour shifts per month on the following rotation: 24 on, 24 off, 24 on, 24 off, 24 on, 96 off
Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of hire and posses a high school diploma or GED
Candidates are subject to a physical agility test, medical exam, and criminal / driving records check
Certified Firefighter II (North Carolina or Pro-Board/IFSAC required)