Career Opportunities

Hiring Update:

Now Hiring

Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical is currently accepting applications for Extraboard Firefighter. To find out more about a career with us, please read the Extraboard Firefighter Packet (PDF).

Application deadline is Monday, December 8, 2014. To apply go to:

Things to Help you:

  1. Career Overview
  2. What is the Extra-Board Firefighter Program?
  3. General Application Requirements
  4. Review the Candidate Physical Ability Test
  5. Selection Process Overview
  6. City of Lawrence's benefits package
  7. Community College EMT & Fire Science Classes
  8. Past Recruit Classes

Links to National Firefighter Organizations

For more information contact Division Chief Eve Tolefree at (785) 830-7009 or