Interview with a panel of industry leaders.
Step 2: Interview Panel
Fill out a Personal History Statement.
Step 3: Background Check
Step 4: Background Check
This will verify your Personal History Statement.
Step 4: Polygraph
One-on-one interview with the Chief.
Step 5: Interview with the Chief
Step 7: Interview with the Chief
Medical and drug testing.
Step 6: Medical Exam
“The men and women of the Glendale Fire Department are committed to the highest level of service to our citizens and our community. As firefighters and paramedics, the work done is much more than a job. It's a way of life and we are all proud of our high standards and our commitment to excellence in service. We will always strive to hire, retain and promote the very best and most qualified individuals.“
- Fire Chief Silvio Lanzas
Become an Ambulance Operator!
After passing the previous steps, you will be promoted to Ambulance Operator Recruit and sent to the Academy on behalf of Glendale.