Recruitment and Careers

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Regular business hours contact:

hcrecruiting@howardcountymd.gov

410-313-HIRE

We encourage all applicants to create a NEOGOV account and a job profile. 

Interested in a firefighting career with us? Fill out the 2021 Job Interest Form

Recruitment Facts

Application

The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services offers exceptional and diverse career opportunities for men and women seeking professional development and satisfaction. With excellent salaries and benefits, a variety of job assignments, unlimited opportunities for advancement and the chance to make a profound difference in the community. 

Minimum Qualifications 
  • Must possess a valid Motor Vehicle Class C Operator's driver's license issued by the State of residence; 
  • Possess a High School Diploma or GED; 
  • Must provide documentation of eligibility to legally work in the United States. 
As a condition of employment, persons selected for all future training classes shall not use tobacco products in any form throughout the term of their employment whether on or of