Career Firefighter ApplicationWhitestown Fire Department
Whitestown Fire Department is currently accepting applications for Entry-level Firefighter/EMT.
All applicants must:
- Be at least 18 years old but not older than 35 years at time of appointment
- Have graduated from high school or have attained a GED or equivalent
- Hold a valid driver’s license
- Hold a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) card
No experience is necessary as WFD will offer a full recruit academy.
The Candidate Physical Ability Test is the standard physical ability test for fire department applicants. The test costs $150.00 and can be taken a several locations in Indiana. A valid CPAT card will have to be presented at the time of a conditional offer of employment.
More information on CPAT testing at ESEC.
Here is a a comprehensive orientation guide to the CPAT.
The hiring process will consist of a written test, board interview, and Chief’s interview.