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MFD saves and protects life, property and the environment.

Provides the City of Minneapolis emergency medical and rescue services, community outreach, hazardous materials response.

Explore the various fire service job classifications at the city.

The selection of qualified candidates includes a rating of training and experience based on the online application and supplemental materials; a physical agility test, criminal background check, pre-employment drug and alcohol screening, medical and psychological exams and department interview.   

For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats

Contact the Human Resources Department at 612-673-2282 or  [email protected]

Deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700

Rau kev pab 612-673-2800  

Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.

 

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September 2019

City Council approves renters’ protection ordinance (9/13)

Open Streets West Broadway takes place Saturday, Sept. 14 (9/13)

City hosting Welcoming Week celebration at Powderhorn Park Sept. 20 (9/12)

Heritage Preservation Commission Agenda 09.17.19 HPC (9/11)

Join the City in celebrating Latino Heritage Month (9/10)

CPC CoW agenda 09-16-2019 (9/09)

Open Streets University of Minnesota + Motley set for Sunday, Sept. 8 (9/06)

City, Metro Transit celebrating launch of Hennepin bus lanes (9/05)

Zoning Board of Adjustment Agenda 09.12.19 (9/04)

Welcome immigrants and refugees at Welcoming Week celebration Sept. 20 (9/04)

Community Connections learning lab series starts Sept. 11 (9/04)

Sixth annual Minneapolis Trans Equity Summit Sept. 26 (9/04)

Help celebrate Latino Heritage Month (9/04)

August 2019

Writing and editing class Sept. 12 offers ways to make your City information understood (8/30)

Thank your payroll staff in honor of 2019 National Payroll Week (8/30)

Use the CityLife employee hub for quick access to IT and HR services (8/30)

Cultivate a balanced and grounded life with the September and October Desk Yogi challenge (8/30)

Musicans: Join the Minneapolis Police Band (8/30)

September is National Preparedness Month, plan for emergencies at home, work, in the community (8/30)

Register for the sixth annual Minneapolis Trans Equity Summit Sept. 26 (8/30)

Last updated Apr 5, 2019

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For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact 311.
People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.
TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700, Yog xav tau kev pab, hu 612-637-2800, Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500. 

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