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Becoming a Camden Firefighter

The Camden Civil Service Commission will conduct open competitive examinations for the position of firefighter at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019. The exam will be held in the Training Room of the Camden Police Department, 1 Police Drive. Upon successful completion of a written exam, physical agility test, and oral interviews, applicants are placed on a hiring list that is valid for one year.

Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Applications may be downloaded at this link; picked up at the Camden Fire Department, 140 Van Buren Avenue NW; at City Hall, 206 Van Buren Avenue NE; or by calling City Clerk Donna Stewart at (870) 836-6436.

A study guide for the written exam, which includes a practice test with 100 questions, are available for $20.00 at:



The city of Camden is an equal opportunity employer.