Franklin County Fire Department has 6 stations covering 222 sq. miles strategically located throughout the county.
Firefighting is a noble and rewarding career that requires teamwork, sacrifice
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 a 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