Firefighter/EMS Selection Process

The Elkhorn Area Fire Department maintains an eligibility list from which members are selected. To see the current flyer, click here.

  • If interested in applying for a position, an application is available at the Fire Station or click here for an Elkhorn Area Fire and Rescue Department Application for Membership.
  • The Fire Chief and other department officers will review applications and conduct a background check. Applicants will be notified for an interview with the Elkhorn Police and Fire Commission.
  • Successful candidates will serve a two-year probationary period.
  • To view the Fire Chief's letter to applicants, click here.


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