2021 Cadet Hiring Process

AFD is currently planning the 2021 Fire Cadet Hiring Process. Applications are being accepted beginning Friday, April 16th, 2021, after 9:00 am (CDT) through 4:00 pm (CDT), Friday, April 30th, 2021.  Qualified applicants will be invited to sit for the written exam, scheduled for mid-June 2021 (exact date TBD).

2019 Cadet Hiring Process

Austin Fire Department has completed the 2019 Cadet Hiring Process.  Final Hiring Lists below will expire on July 15th, 2021. 

Ranked List

2019 Fire Cadet - Final Hiring List (Ranks 201 thru 400)**

2019 Fire Cadet - Final Hiring List (Ranks 1 thru 200)**

2019 Fire Cadet Final Ranked List*

* Ranks 1 through 400 will be invited to move forward in the hiring process.

** Final Hiring List is subject to changes based on appeal outcomes.

Please notify FireEmployment@austintexas.gov with any changes to your contact information.


All questions should be communicated via FireEmployment@austintexas.gov.

Applicants will receive a number of e-mails from this e-mail address.  Please be sure you take measures so that they get through to your inbox and are not flagged as spam or junk.

The Austin Fire Department (AFD) is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.  AFD is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs and activities.  To request reasonable accommodation, email FireEmployment@austintexas.gov.