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Welcome to the Dayton Fire Department Recruitment page! This site contains answers to the most commonly encountered questions regarding the hiring process, and what the Dayton Fire Department has to offer those who choose to pursue a career as a Dayton Fire Fighter. If you are looking for the Dayton Fire Department's main site and wish to transfer to that site, please click here.

A career with the Dayton Fire Department will provide you with many options and opportunities.  Paid training, advancement and specialization opportunities are a few of the benefits making the Dayton Fire Department the choice of those seeking to become a career fire fighter.  Affordable housing and multiple educational options make us desirable to people considering relocation.  In addition to the official job benefits package, a career with the Dayton Fire Department offers many intangible benefits, such as meaningful work, a chance to make a difference in your community, the opportunity to forge lifelong friendships, and the excitement of an ever-changing variety of calls and unique experiences.  Please peruse the site and see for yourself what the Dayton Fire Department has to offer! 

If you are interested in receiving further information, please send an email to the Recruiting Office by clicking here DFD-Recruiting@DaytonOhio.Gov


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