Fire Department Begins Entry Level Firefighter Hiring Process
Millersville, MD (March 22, 2017) – The Anne Arundel County Fire Department today announced the start of the application period for entry-level firefighters. The candidates applying in this process are projected to make up the firefighter recruit class scheduled to start in February of 2018.
“Increasing minority recruitment efforts in the area of public safety has been a high priority in my administration,” said County Executive Steve Schuh. The hiring announcement was preceded by several months of recruitment activities at high schools, colleges, job fairs and community events throughout Anne Arundel County.
"We are excited by the level of interest shown by potential applicants leading up to the opening of the application period," said Fire Chief Allan Graves. He cites a large number of responses to announcements in social media, phone calls and emails to recruiters and nearly 500 interest cards collected at recruiting events.
Those seeking information on the entry level firefighting positions can find the job announcement and application along with additional supporting materials on the Anne Arundel County website at www.aacounty.org/fire. Applicants with questions can speak to a recruiter by calling (410) 222-8282 or via email at [email protected]. The application period ends at midnight April 10, 2017.