Hiring Process

1. Submitting an application

District 7 Fire Rescue regularly accepts applications for the following positions:

  • Firefighter/EMT-B
  • Firefighter/EMT-I
  • Firefighter/EMT-P
  • EMT-Paramedic

Your application may be submitted by turning your application in at either of our fire stations between 8am to 5pm.

Applications may be mailed to Fire Station # 115 located at 11615 Galm Road, San Antonio, TX 78254 including all items listed above, must be received in office by the deadline.

The applicant must include a copy of all of your Fire Fighter Certificates (Basic Fire Firefighter or Higher & EMT OR Paramedic Certificates) and driver’s license with your application.


3. Physical Assessment Test

See the current job posting for details on the PAT.

4. EMS Skills Testing

There will be EMS Skills Verification administered following the physical agility test per candidate, National Registry Curriculum. Skills tested will be chosen at random according to the applicant’s certification level. It would benefit the applicant to study the NREMT sheets found at nremt.org.

See the current job posting for more info.


5. Oral Interview

After completing the NREMT skills you will be released, and may receive a call back for an oral interview.