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Why Idaho Falls Fire Department?

From the city, to the county, desert, ice-packed rivers and backcountry terrain, our highly trained personnel tackle the worst of circumstances to protect the lives and property of our community and region. The Idaho Falls Fire Department is one of the largest combined fire and EMS departments in the state of Idaho, with 125 full-time personnel working across six stations.

Job Description: Click HERE

Watch this video for a glimpse into the department, city and region!

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Ready... Set... Test!

Written Test: Deadline: December 20, 2020, 11:00 PM   

*We are using an outside company to administer the written exam. There is a charge for the exam this year. See instructions below.

Practice Physical Agility Test: January 11, 2021, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 

Candidates Physical Agility Test: January 12, 2021, 9:00 AM - Completion 

Interviews (1st round): January 13 & 14, 2021, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  1. Go to
  2. Under Sign Up, click on Firefighter
  3. Select Idaho then click Next
  4. Click the checkbox next to IF Fire Department 
  5. Click Next
  6. Complete the registration and sign up process

Questions? Call Public Safety Testing at 1-866-HIRE911 (1-866-447-3911)