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The application acceptance period is currently closed. Please stay tuned for information on the next Firefighter Entrance Examination.


Starting pay is $63,419 with a $5,000 signing incentive. Additionally, individuals assigned to the ambulance will receive $400 per month paramedic assignment pay.  


The following are the minimum requirements required to take the entrance examination:

  • Applicant must be at least 19 years of age and less than 41 years of age by the date of hire.
  • Applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED at the time of examination.
  • An applicant is eligible to take the entrance examination if the applicant has completed a paramedic training program through an accredited training facility. The applicant must possess certification through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians as an Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic or as a Texas Department of State Health Services certified Emergency medical Technician Paramedic at the time of appointment. 
  • Applicant must be a United States Citizen.
  • Applicant must have not have been discharged from any military service under less than honorable conditions.
  • Applicant must successfully meet Baytown standards for all supplemental questions relating to criminal history.