Fire Recruitment

Fire Civil Service

FIREFIGHTER- City of Weirton, West Virginia


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

Deadline to submit an application along with Doctor’s Physical Examination is Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. 

Physical Agility Exam to be given beginning, Saturday, June 9, 2018. Registration begins promptly at 8:30 a.m., Physical Agility Exam 9:00 a.m.

Written Exam to be given on Saturday, June 23, 2018.  Registration begins promptly at 8:30 AM at The Millsop Community Center’s Rose Room.

Minimum starting salary is $13.76 per hour (non-certified), and $15.28 per hour (certified), including health, 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.  Certified documentation will need to be provided in accordance with WV State Code.

Once hired, residency requirements do apply.  Candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 35.

Candidates must apply at the City Clerk’s office starting April 30, 2018, Weirton Municipal Building, 200 Municipal Plaza, Weirton, WV 26062, between the hours of 9AM-5PM, Monday through Friday.  Phone (304) 797-8500, Ext. 1045 or visit The City of Weirton Website to print off an application.  Once application is completed and Physical application is obtained by the Doctor applicant must bring it to the City Clerk’s Office by deadline of May 29, 2018.  


City of Weirton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Fire Civil Service Application

Physical Agility Exam Requirement and Physician Approval Form

Fire Release Agreement Form

Testing Procedures for Resting Blood Pressure Test