Pearland Fire Dept/EMS Now Hiring

Posted 11.23.2014

The Pearland Fire Department (PFD) slogan is “One City. One Mission. One Department,” for a reason. PFD values collaboration and teamwork in day-to-day operations. Since 2007, PFD has been a combination department utilizing a core of paid firefighters, supplemented by volunteers and part-time employees, staffing three fire stations that are manned 24/7. In addition, three additional stations are staffed by volunteer members. This unique staffing plan brings the department a wealth of complementary capabilities and experience that come from personnel with varying backgrounds. The Department currently serves more than 75-square-miles with a population of more than 130,000. Pearland is ranked as the 2nd fastest growing city in Texas and the Department is equipped to adapt to the challenges that come with growth.

The Pearland Fire Department is a fast-paced and progressive department and is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Firefighter/Paramedic until December 5, 2014
  • Clinical Manager until December 5, 2014
  • Battalion Chief until November 28, 2014

The department recently has consolidated the EMS and Fire Departments into one department to continue providing excellent customer service to the City of Pearland and surrounding area.

The Pearland Fire Department offers an extremely competitive compensation package for all positions and jobs and works a 48/96 shift schedule. For open positions, please see the City’s employment page here.

All applicants will be required successfully complete:

  • all three (3) sections of a written exam
  • a physical agility test; undergo a background investigation
  • oral interviews
  • a Human Performance Evaluation (HPE) physical and drug test

To request contact with a recruiter, please send an email to

Recruitment Brochure

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