Employment Opportunities


The Alpine Fire Protection District is currently recruiting for an 

Entry Level or Lateral Firefighter/Paramedic Position.

Recruitment closes on November 30th, 2018. 

Completed applications can be mailed or hand delivered to the

Alpine Fire Protection District 1364 Tavern Rd. Alpine, CA 91901

Click on the links below for more information.

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The information below is subject to change and should only be used for reference purposes.

Firefighter Training

Firefighter/Paramedic Minimum Qualifications

  • 18 years of age or older at time of application
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Current valid CPAT card
  • Valid CPR card and ACLS card
  • Valid California “C” class Drivers License
  • U.S. Citizenship or in the process of obtaining citizenship
  • In paramedic school (a paramedic license will be required prior to a job offer from the Alpine Fire Protection District)




Process to become a firefighter/paramedic

  • Obtain an Alpine Fire Protection District application100_0288
  • Physical Ability Test
  • Oral Board Interview
  • Successfully pass a Paramedic Skills Test
  • Interview with the Fire Chief
  • Offer of Employment
  • Pass a background investigation
  • Pass a medical exam including drug test
  • Complete a probationary period of two years from date of hire


Desirable Education and Skills

  • California Class C Firefighters Restricted Drivers License
  • State of California Firefighter I
  • Accredited Firefighter I Academy
  • Associates Degree – AA/AS
  • Bachelor Degree – BA/BS
  • Fire Science Certificates
  • Experience as a paramedic

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