Fire Department

Become a Firefighter 
The City of Fairmont is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter.  The following information will be required at the time of filing your application for the position of Firefighter:

1)    Civil Service Application

2)    Copy of Birth Certificate

3)    Copy of Driver’s License

4)    Copy of High School Diploma or GED

5)    Current Photo (individual photograph)

6)    Medical Release Form for Physical Ability Test

7)    Release of Liability Form

8)    Military DD214 (if applicable)

All applications and required information are to be returned to the City Clerk's Office, Room 312, J. Harper Meredith Building, by 12:00 p.m., noon, on Thursday, December 21, 2017. Download the application here.

Complete this form to receive notice when applications are being accepted again, should you miss this deadline. 

Contact Us

  1. Ed Simmons, Fire Chief


    Physical Address

    500 Quincy St.
    Fairmont, WV 26554

    Non-emergency office phone: 304-363-7620
    Emergency: 911

    Office Hours

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Dispatch Hours


    Staff Directory