General Information
The Pelham Fire Department is a Public Safety and Community Service Department within the City of Pelham Government. All City of Pelham employees are hired and managed in accordance with a municipal civil service system. Subsequently, all firefighter vacancies are filled from a standing basic firefighter civil service list.

Applicants should download the Pre-Application Form and mail it to the Pelham Fire Department, P/O/ Box 1419, Pelham, AL 35124. Applications will be retained for one year from the date recieved. All current applicants shall be notified by mail as to the time and location of the next fire department civil service examination. DO NOT SEND RESUMES. Should you do so, they will not be retained nor returned.

Education and Age Requirements

  • 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current Drivers License

Click below to download the application. The form is in Adobe Acrobat format (which you can download for free from here).
Download FD Employment Form