Upcoming Hiring Process

September 19, 2020


Jollyville is not hiring at this time.

Upcoming JVFD Hiring Process

July 12, 2020

On Saturday, September 19th, at 10am, the Jollyville Fire Department (JVFD) will be testing for full-time firefighter position’s, working a 24/48 schedule.

Compensation begins at $16.25 an hour (gross $49,513.75 per year). Benefits for full-time personnel include 53 hour work week, driver’s stipend (when eligible), paid vacation/sick leave, holiday pay, higher class pay, overtime, medical, dental & vision insurance, light duty policy, bereavement pay, workers compensation insurance, life insurance and retirement.  Total starting compensation package, including benefits, is $65,093.

Minimum qualifications that must be met at time of application submission: 1) TCFP Basic Firefighter, 2) Texas DSHS EMT-B, 3) Texas Class-C driver’s license, 4) three year driving record, 5) a DPS finger print criminal history.  The required physical and history must have been completed within 90 days of application submission.

Preference will be given to experience and higher level or specialized qualifications, certifications and education, such as Intermediate or Advanced Firefighters, EMT-P, Haz-Mat Technician, Fire Instructor, Fire Officer, etc.  Copies of advanced certifications and education are required.

The testing process will include: 1) a written examination, 2) physical agility testing and 3) an oral interview, all completed on the day of the test.

A physical examination, using the “JVFD Medical History and Physical Evaluation” form, indicating that the applicant is in good physical condition and able to perform the duties of a firefighter must be submitted to the department with the application packet.

Complete applications must be submitted by:

5pm Friday, September 11th

Incomplete application packets will NOT be accepted

Testing, examination and interviews will be conducted at the above address

June 10, 2020


Jollyville will be having a hiring process in September.  Please check back frequently for updated information…