The mission of our department is to foster a diverse, inclusive and innovative workforce that proudly serves the residents, citizens and visitors of Roanoke by protecting lives and property with professionalism, integrity and respect.

Our core values include that of commitment, courtesy and compassion.

Our leadership philosophy proclaims that we will invest in, empower and hold each other accountable to accomplish our mission.
The application period is OPEN now until May 7th for the upcoming academies listed below.

For personnel hired with no training the full training academy will begin

January 2022 but you must apply now to be eligible for the hiring process.

For those applicants with a current Emergency Medical Service

(Virginia or National Registry) certification your academy will begin October 2021

To apply use the tab on the navigation bar, to learn more about the hiring process click here. 

We will be hosting virtual information sessions every Thursday at 6pm, the last session will be held Thursday, April 29th. 

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713 Third St., SW Roanoke, VA 24016      Tel: 540-853-2327      Fax: 540-853-1172