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West Metro Fire Rescue Human Resources


Human Resources

West Metro Fire Rescue has nearly 360 full-time firefighters who work out of 17 fire stations and 60 civilian staff members. Together, our dedicated employees work to keep our district safe and help the agency run more efficiently, making wise use of valuable resources.

West Metro Fire Rescue
offers a rewarding and satisfying career in public service with medical, dental, tuition
reimbursement and retirement benefits.

Our Human Resources Division is responsible for

  • recruitment
  • benefits and compensation
  • employment policies and procedures
  • risk management
  • employee relations
  • records management
West Metro fire fighters on a ladder during live fire training
West Metro Dive team getting ready in case of potential floods
A group of residents from Ken Caryl neighborhood bringing thank you give to the department

What is it like to be a firefighter

It's a career unlike any other. Being a firefighter means serving your community and working with a crew that becomes your second family. Watch the video above to see what it's like to work at West Metro.  

West Metro Physical Ability Test (PAT)

Details and walk through of the West Metro Fire Rescue physical ability test for firefighter candidates.