The community counts on FDNY Firefighters to respond to emergency situations and protect the public. This includes extinguishing fires, technical rescues, responding to biological and chemical threats and more. Firefighters are depended on to promote fire safety and enforce fire safety standards.
FDNY EMS includes EMTs and Paramedics. People’s lives often depend on the quick reaction and medical expertise of EMTs and Paramedics. EMS members respond to emergency calls, perform medical services in the field and transport patients to hospitals. There are great opportunities to advance in this profession.
The Fire Department offers many opportunities for women and men to start a rewarding career in public service. Everyday, FDNY personnel make a real difference in the communities of New York City. Learn more about FDNY career paths and how you can start your journey today.