Colfax Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the Firefighter Possition

Desired Minimum Qualifications

  • High School graduate or equivalent (GED)
  • NC Class B Driver’s License
  • NC State Certified Firefighter 2
  • NC State Certified EMT Basic
  • NC State Certified Hazardous Materials Operations
  • Eighteen years of age prior to hire date

Above qualifications must be obtained within a period of time to be determined by the Fire Chief.

Shift Schedule

Modified 24/48, which gives four days off every third weekend.

Competitive Benefit Package

  • Paid vacation/ Holiday pay/ Paid sick leave/
  • Paid medical / dental / vision insurance along with family coverage available
  • Supplemental insurance available
  • NC local government retirement


$35,500 + Education Incentive

Additional Information

For application packet or further information, contact Assistant Chief Andrew Fair at 336-993-4931

Colfax Fire Department does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.