Fire service recruitment 2023

Fire service recruitment 2023

Is fire service recruitment from 2022 out? This is a question many applicants who wish to work with the Nigeria fire service have always found themselves asking.

Fire service started shortly after independence, in the year 1963.

Do you know more than 2200 workers will be employed by the fire service alone? This means the competition for job employment and the job criteria will be less. Don’t dull this opportunity!

Fire service is committed to ensuring the safety of people during a fire outbreak, or emergency purpose. The organization is the only organization that provides safety for all Nigerians.

However, if you will love to work with the fire service, here is the job requirement.

  • You must be a citizen of Nigeria
  • Your certificate must be the one that tallies with the job you are applying for
  • You must not be less than 18 years of age, and not above 35 years.
  • You must be medically fit.
  • As a man applying, you must not be less than 1.65m and 0.85m for chest measurement
  • As a woman applying, you must not be less than 1.60m
  • You must be free from any form of financial harassment.

Vacant Positions In Federal Fire Service

The vacant positions in the fire service are grouped into categories. Your eligibility for a job in a category depends on your certificate. Here are the vacant positions.

1st Category: Superintendent cadre.

  1. Assistant superintendent of fire(1): Anyone who wishes to apply for a job under this category must have at least a master’s degree.
  2. Assistant superintendent of fire (ii): This job is meant for applicants with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree.

2nd Category: Inspectorate Category

  • Senior Inspector of fire: This position is open for poly graduates, and the minimum requirement is a higher national diploma
  • Inspector of fire (nursing): This position is open to all applicants who had a degree in nursing.
  • Assistant inspector of fire: This position is open to many, as those who had OND, NABTEB, and NCE are eligible to apply.

3rd category: Assistant Cadre

  • Fire assistant: This is the position with the least requirement, as you can apply without attending any university or polytechnics, just apply with your 0’level result. (Minimum of 5 credits)
  • Fire assistant (III): This position is open to all secondary school graduates, you can apply with just 3 credits at your 0’level.

How much is the application fee?

The application fee is free, do not pay charges to anyone.

How do I apply for fire service recruitment?

The form is online, which is an easier means for people to obtain the form without delay.

  • Go to
  • Apply for the job that is suitable for you, but make sure it’s in accordance with your certificate
  • Fill out the entire form, and do not apply more than once.

Be reminded that shortlisted candidates will be contacted for aptitude tests or screening.

We believe this article will be able to guide you through your registration process, however, if there are any difficulties you are facing in obtaining the form or doing the registration, kindly let us know in the comment box so we can be of help.

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  1. Williams Eric July 4, 2022

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