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Fire Prevention Inspector – Exam Registration is Now Closed

Registration for the Civil Service written examination for Fire Prevention Inspector is now open. Applicants interested in an entry level position as a Fire Prevention Inspector must take the Civil Service entrance exam and score 70% or better for further consideration. The exam is open to those who meet the minimum eligilibity requiremnents based on Texas Local Government Code Chapter 143, Arlington Civil Service Local Rules, and Texas Criminal Justice Information Systems.

Entrance Exam

Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) Information

All employees of the Arlington Fire Department, regardless of position or assignment, are required to meet and maintain qualifications for Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) access, as specified by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement’s Texas CJIS Systems Access Policy. Please review additional information on the Texas Department of Public Safety website.

Recruitment Officer

Lieutenant Patrick Blair
Office: 817-459-6022
Fax: 817-457-4663

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Major Holidays

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Recruitment Video