Kevin Hutcherson, Fire Chief
Kevin Parrish, Assistant Fire Chief
Franklin County Public Safety Complex
106 Darbyshire Circle
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 695-1617 Phone
(502) 695-4457 Fax
Franklin County Fire Department has 6 stations covering 222 sq. miles strategically located throughout the county. Currently the Department holds an ISO rating of 4/8b and provides many additional services for the citizens of Franklin County.
Firefighting is a noble and rewarding career that requires teamwork, sacrifice and dedication.
Franklin County Fire Department tests annually to establish a pool of qualified candidates for consideration of future employment. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and not older than 39 at the application deadline, possess a high school diploma or GED, have a valid driver’s license, be free from felony conviction and successfully pass a drug screening. Although not required to apply, applicants must possess a current Candidate Physical Agility Test (CPAT) card in order to be offered a position.
Not required for employment but desirable qualities listed below:
- Certified KY Firefighter
- Haz-Mat Tech
- IFSAC FF1 and FF2
- College education
- Military Experience
- KY EMT