Employment Opportunities


Highlands Fire District is in the process of hiring Firefighters. Interested candidates must first test with the GREATER FLAGSTAFF REGION through the National Testing Network (NTN)

On the NTN website, Click “Find Jobs”, Click “Firefighter Jobs”, Check-off “GREATER FLAGSTAFF REGION“.

The final candidates could be offered a position at Highlands Fire District, Summit Fire & Medical District, or Flagstaff Fire Department.

Employment offers at Highlands Fire District will require the candidate to complete a Highlands Fire District General Application accompanied by all required documentation. Offers of employment are conditional, subject to satisfactory results of pre-employment screening.  Screening may consist of any or all of the following: reference checks, driving record, criminal history, drug and alcohol testing, pre-employment physical/mental examination, and production of documents sufficient to demonstrate identity and authorization to work in the United States.

You may download our General Application here.

Hiring Process Timeline

Oct 1 – 31
Nov 3
Dec 5 – 6
Dec 14 – 18
Jan 6 – 8
Jan 11
Feb 12
Feb 13
Mar 29
Jun 7

Open Testing with NTN
HR notify top 120 (150 Max) 100% score
Physical Agility Test (9am-5pm)
Top 30 (50 Max) Peer Oral Boards
Dept interviews with Chief
Conditional Offers with Chief
Final Offers
Department RE academy voluntary meeting
Begin Academy