Fire Recruitment


Fire Civil Service

FIREFIGHTER/EMT – City of Weirton, West Virginia

The City of Weirton Fire Civil Service Commission will be conducting a Probationary Firefighter Exam.

Candidates can apply at the City Clerk’s office starting Monday, December 2, 2019, at the Weirton Municipal Building, 200 Municipal Plaza, Weirton, WV 26062, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding any holidays),or may visit The City of Weirton website to print off an application.  Once the application is completed and the Physical examination is obtained by the doctor, the applicant must bring it to the City Clerk’s Office by the deadline of 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 3, 2020. 

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS DO NOT  APPLY. Candidates must be between 18 and 35 years of age.

Physical Agility Exam to be given Saturday, January 18, 2020, at the Weir High School Gymnasium promptly at 9:00 a.m.

Salary for the position is $13.76 per hour, and other supplemental benefits which are available in detail at the City Clerk’s Office.

The Fire Civil Service Commission will award preference points to veterans and/or candidates with prior fire experience within the Weirton Fire Department Volunteer Division and meets the requirements of the Firemen Civil Service Commission Code.

City of Weirton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer


2019-2020 Probationary Firefighter Application