Firefighter Recruitment

Firefighter Candidate Requirements

  • 21 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Oklahoma driver's license
  • EMT Basic certification
  • IFSAC Firefighter I certification within one year of hire

Exams, Tests & Investigations

Potential candidates must be able to pass a: 
  • Written examination
  • Physical agility test 
  • Intensive background investigation 
  • Psychological examination 
  • Drug screening 
  • Identity requirements as set forth by federal law
If you meet the above requirements, have a good driving record, no criminal history, and a desire to serve and protect the citizens of our community, then a position with the City of Sand Springs Fire Department may be for you!


  • $30,838 starting salary
  • 22 year retirement
  • Educational incentives
  • Paid vacation & sick leave
  • Uniform allowance
  • Longevity Plan
  • Group insurance plans
  • Flexible benefit plan
  • Advancement

How To Apply

Anyone interested in the position of Firefighter with the City of Sand Springs should email their name, desired response email address, and position they're interested in. We only accept applications for open positions. Your name and email will be added to a contact list and you will be notified via email once we have an opening.