What is the hiring process for a firefighter?

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Hiring Process
*Note: Applicant must pass each step to continue through the process.

  • Step 1: Completed the Pflugerville Fire Department employment application.  Applications must provide a valid email address.
  • Step 2: Written examination
  • Step 3: Candidate Physical Ability Test© (CPAT) (physical agility test)
  • Step 4: Comprehensive background screening
  • Step 5: Panel Board Interview
  • Step 6: Drug / Alcohol Screen and Medical Evaluation
  • Step 7: Conditional Job Offer