DepartmentPage Headers-AuroraFD2-1020x300

Aurora Fire Rescue

Lateral Firefighter EMT/Paramedic 

Aurora Fire Rescue (AFR) is looking for candidates with current or recent Public Service experience.  If you are self-motivated, self-directed, in good physical condition and believe in integrity, respect, professionalism, customer service, Aurora Fire Rescue can offer you a job in beautiful and growing Aurora, CO.

Applications will be accepted starting Friday, March 31st at 8 am through Friday, April 21st at 5 pm for Lateral Firefighter EMT and Paramedic positions.  National registry preferred, but not required.

Academy start date is Monday, August 7th 2017.  Lateral application process will open a second time later this year with a projected academy date of January 2018.

Please see our web site for qualifications: http:://

$46,620 (academy) - $68,296

Aurora Fire Rescue

Twitter: @AuroraFireDpt

Please note that our work schedule will be changing in 2018.

Aurora Fire Department Video