Apply to the Jamaica Fire Brigade

Seeking employment? Why not consider a career with the JAMAICA FIRE BRIGADE.


Pre-employment requirements

All prospective candidates must:

  • Be of Jamaican citizenship
  • Be between the ages of 18 to 28 years old
  • Be medically fit
  • Be the holder of academic certificates with minimum passes in:
    • four (4) GCE 'O' Levels (Grades A - C) or
    • four (4) CXC subjects (General Proficiency) - Grades 1 - 3 or
    • five (5) SSC subjects or equivalent. (English Language and Mathematics are compulsory.) 

Note: Despite the required qualifications shown above, each applicant must pass a prescribed Entrance Examination. This Examination covers Dictation, Mathematics, English Language, General Knowledge and a Mental Ability test. There is also a Physical Agility Test which includes a height requirement test.

For an interview, send an application to:

The Recruiting Officer


Jamaica Fire Brigade

14 Port Royal Street, Kingston

Telephone:(876) 922-0007 or (876) 922-0027.
Fax:(876) 967-3594



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