Firefighter Recruitment Information

City of Waterbury is forecasting a possible Firefighter academy in the Spring

of 2020. This is subject to change. Therefore, we may begin the preemployment

process in January 2020.


We will begin at Candidate Rank  #20. The total number of candidates to be hired has not been



Please note that in order to become a certified Firefighter, you

must have a valid Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT). The CPAT

certificates expires after 12 months. For additional information, requirements

and registration for the CPAT, please click on the link below:


Note: This is just a reminder and not an offer of employment.