Work for Allen Fire Department

We are looking for career-minded individuals with paramedic and fire fighter certifications to join our Allen Fire Department team. We offer ongoing training opportunities along with the ability to gain experience in both emergency and non-emergency services. 

If you have an interest in joining our team, contact the Human Resources Department. They will announce when applications are being accepted for a firefighter position. Interested applicants can request email notification for of specific position openings by accessing the job descriptions page. Select the "Class Title" you are interested in, then click the link labeled "notify me when this position becomes available."
  1. Minimum Requirements
  2. Written Test
  3. Physical Ability Test
  4. Oral Interview
The AFD has the following minimum requirements for applicants:

  • High School Diploma
  • Texas Department of State Health Services Paramedic Certification*
  • Texas Drivers License*
  • Texas Commission on Fire Protection Structural Fire Fighter Certification*
*Out-of-state applicants must provide written confirmation that they are eligible for reciprocity and have proof that they are in the process of obtaining these certifications from the State of Texas.