FCTC maintains a list of eligible candidates to be used by California fire departments during their hiring process. If you are on the FCTC Statewide Eligibility List, you will be seen by fire departments up and down California that are looking to hire.
In order to be placed on the FCTC Statewide List, you must meet the following criteria:
FCTC SEL MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Register and complete your profile on the FCTC website
Optional documents that can be uploaded for verification. This information will be included in your FCTC profile sent to departments:
Your information will not be forwarded to a fire department unless your online application is complete (including uploading all required documentation).
While not required to be placed on the statewide list, some certifications, licenses or experience that may be desired or required by fire departments include: Firefighter 1, EMT and Paramedic. Fire departments often list specific job requirements on their websites, under “Careers” or “Recruitment”.