OUR MISSION

Continually adapt to an ever changing future to uphold the quality of life and safety in our community - we plan comprehensively, balance efficiency with cost-effectiveness, while customizing services to the needs of our unique community.  

THE PROCESS (See below for current dates)

  1. Apply 

  2. Complete and pass CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Test) 

  3. Written Examination

  4. Captain's Interview

  5. Chief's Interview

If you make it past these steps and are selected, you will be given a conditional offer, pending clear background check and screening, physical, psychological evaluation and drug test. 

CURRENT PROCESS:

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

CPAT

Orientation (Pick One Session)

  • Session One: October 2nd, 2021 9:00 AM-10:00 AM

  • Session Two: October 2nd, 2021 10:00 AM-12:00 AM

***All CPAT Practice Sessions will run in 1 increments***

First Practice​

  • November 5th, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

  • November 6th, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Second Practice

  • November 19th, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

  • November 20th, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Final Session

  • December 3rd, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

  • December 4th, 2021 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

CPAT Location:

Concord Fire Station 9

1020 Ivey Cline Rd. 

Concord, NC 28027

***NOTE-Dates and times are subject to change due to COVID 19 concerns/updates.  Please continue to check the website periodically for updates and changes***

*Candidates who successfully complete the CPAT will move on to the written exam 

*Written Exam- January 8th, 2022  9:00AM
                      

             ***Must arrive 30 minutes prior to start time***

Exam Location:
TBD 

Interview dates listed below:

Panel Interviews--TBD
Chief Interviews--TBD
 

OUT OF TOWN APPLICANTS:  PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL NEED TO BE AVAILABLE SEVERAL TIMES IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE PROCESS.