Thank you for your interest in becoming a Providence Firefighter. The Providence Fire Department is the second largest fire department in the northeast and the second oldest continuously operating fire department in the United States. Our members are committed to the protection of human life and property from fires or other disasters. We are also responsible for the prevention, suppression and investigation of fires and the provision of emergency medical services.
I am pleased to welcome new candidates to the recruitment process and look forward to continuing our traditions of providing committed and dedicated firefighters who protect and serve the City of Providence.
Steven M. Paré
Commissioner of Public Safety
Acting Fire Chief