In January of each year, we accept applications for the position of Firefighter through our employment website.

The Gastonia Fire Department offers an extensive benefits package including:

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-401-K Plan

-State Retirement

-Supplemental Insurance

-NC Firefighters' & Rescue System

-Separation allowance

-Health & Dental Coverage

-Life Insurance

-Tuition Assitance

-Paid Holidays, Sick Leave, Vacation

-Annual Christmas Bonus




Do you have what it takes to be a Gastonia Firefighter?  

-Ability to perform strenous work under emergency conditions.

-Ability to learn principles and techniques of fire suppression.

-Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

   -Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with coworkers and the public.


If you think you have what it takes, click here for application information.


















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