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Now Accepting Applications from Qualified Firefighter to Fill 12 Positions

Lakeland Fire Department is Accepting Applications to Fill 12 Firefighter Positions 

Lakeland, FL --- The Lakeland Fire Department is excited to announce that beginning April 1, 2014 through April 15, 2014 it will be accepting applications to fill 12 vacant firefighter positions. 

The firefighters to be hired will fill positions left by recent retirements and will help meet personnel needs for the department’s new Fire Station 7, projected to be operational by later this year. 

The Lakeland Fire Department offers competitive pay and benefits, extensive professional development, and is an established leader in public safety in the region. As a result it is a highly desirable fire department to work for. More information about what LFD offers its employees is available at 

LFD utilizes the National Testing Network (NTN) and requires a Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) of all applicants. The City of Lakeland is a drug-free work place and equal opportunity employer. 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply at Applications are only accepted online. 


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Avatar  LFD Admin 3 years ago

OK. Feel free to apply by following the instructions found at

Requirements will also be listed there.

Avatar  Miguel MAIRENA 3 years ago

I am a certified firefighter 1 and 2 for the state of Florida 786-762-6042

Avatar  LFD Admin 3 years ago

Thanks for your interest. All applications need to be done online through . Requirements will also be listed there.

Avatar  Alex Santamaría 3 years ago

My name is Alex
I have 39 years old
i work in The casino for 7 years.
I speak 2 language english and spanish.
My cell 813 808 5800
I like to enjoe lakeland fire department.