Recruiting & Training 
Competing to be a Firefighter

The minimum requirements to be considered in the firefighter testing process are Fire I & Fire II courses as well as possess a current EMT license. Additional courses and certifications are strongly suggested.


The Utah Fire Rescue Academy at Utah Valley University offers fire and hazardous materials training and certifications. Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic training is also available through the Academy, as well as at area medical training schools. With the growth of our paramedic program, those with a Utah Paramedic Certification and firefighting certifications and experience will be the most sought after.


For more information, contact the Human Resources Department.

Contact Us
7602 S. Jordan Landing Blvd.
West Jordan, UT 84084
Fax 801-260-7320
Emergency: Dial 9-1-1
Headquarters Hours

(excluding all state and federal holidays)

8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Mayor and Council Districts      District Map

Mayor Dirk Burton

Councilmember Chris McConnehey (District 1)

Councilmember Melissa Worthen (District 2)

Councilmember Zach Jacob (District 3)

Councilmember David Pack (District 4)

Councilmember Chad Lamb (At Large)

Councilmember Kayleen Whitelock (At Large)

Councilmember Kelvin Green (At Large)

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