FF/EMT TESTING PROCESS
The Bainbridge Island Fire Department routinely tests for the position of Entry-Level Firefighter/EMT throughout each year. The qualifications for the position of Entry-Level Firefighter/EMT can be found here. Successful Completion of the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) is required within the last six months. (BIFD does not conduct the CPAT. Third-party options such as Public Safety Testing or National Testing Network are available.)
Testing processes generally consist of:
The following reference materials are currently used for the FF/EMT testing process:
Applications are submitted directly to BIFD using or through Public Safety Testing during open application periods.
Successful candidates can expect several pre-employment conditions including:
Questions about BIFD’s hiring process can be directed to .
View current employment opportunities HERE