LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Department is opening firefighter trainee recruitment Tuesday.

Recruitment will be open from Sept. 6 to Oct. 4. Candidates interested in fire and emergency medical service careers can apply through this link.

Recruitment is generally for entry-level candidates who meet the minimum requirements listed below:

  • Possess a valid driver’s license at the time of application
  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have a current Nevada State or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certificate on the date of a conditional job offer.

Job descriptions, fitness requirements, and other information can be found through this link. Questions can be e-mailed to