Applicants that pass the preliminary applicant screening will receive an email invitation to the written examination
Physical agility examination - Click here for description
Personal history statement
The Personal History Statement packet will be issued to each candidate at the physical agility test. This packet MUST be filled out correctly and completely and returned when you report for your scheduled panel interview
If selected to interview, candidates are interviewed by a panel of current firefighters and fire officers
A thorough investigation based on the responses in your interview, Personal History Statement and reference checks will be completed
A polygraph examination will be administered by Baytown Police Department. You will be asked questions based off of your personal history packet, references, oral interview, and your background investigation.
Final chief’s interview
The Fire Chief and Assistant Fire Chief will interview you.
Prospective job offer by the Chief
Medical examination & drug test
Offer of employment after successful completion of all elements
*The hiring process from date of examination typically takes about 60-90 days*