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BURN BAN  |   May 1 to September 30

Join Our Team!

West Jackson Fire Department is currently not hiring. Keep watching for another chance to join a dynamic and growing department!

Please fill out the application below and email your application to Lisa Farnham or mail to:
West Jackson Fire Department
Attn: Lisa Farnham
69 W Jackson Road
Braselton, GA 30517


$47,892 – $52,775*

  • 10 paid holidays

  • 10% 401(a) match

  • Insurance coverage, 100% firefighter and 70% family

*Starting Salary based on certifications

Salary & Benefits


  • Written exam

  • Physical agility test

  • Interviews

Available Training

  • Aggressive firefighting and searches

  • Defined training plan with instruction by senior firefighters and officers

  • Realistic in-house and paid training opportunities

  • Classes hosted in 2023: Firefighter II, HAZMAT Ops, NPQ Fire Apparatus Operator, NPQ Instructor 1, Fire Officer 1, TECC, Building a Training Culture by Todd Edwards

Advancement & Opportunities

  • Pilot program for 48/96 shift

  • Rapidly growing community with 64% projected population increase over the next 5 years

  • New fleet and one new station

  • Funding approved for additional stations

  • Opportunities to join specialized teams

  • A leader in active threat and response for the community

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