You must be at least 19 years old to be a Firefighter for the Kinston Department of Fire & Rescue.
You must have the following to become a Kinston Firefighter:
High School Diploma, High School Equivalency, or have your GED
Valid North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicle Operators License (NCOL) with the ability to obtain a Class B NCOL within the first year of employment.
A fully completed on-line application filed with the City of Kinston Human Resources
(Click on Web Address below to access an application, create an account and sign in)
Ability to complete and Pass the Fitness Entry Aptitude Test (FEAT)
Pass the Interview Process of the Administration of the Kinston Department of Fire & Rescue
A Good Clear Background Check from your most recent County/City of Residence
(excluding minor motor vehicle infractions)
Kinston On-Line Application