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How Do I Become a Volunteer Firefighter?
The Bloomfield Fire Department is always looking for Volunteer Firefighters. If you are interested in becoming a Volunteer Firefighter, please call (505) 632-6363 or come in to the Fire Department anytime Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. The basic criteria for becoming a Firefighter is as follows:
1. You must be at least 16 years of age.
2. You must live in Bloomfield.
3. You must have a current driver's license, and a dependable means of transportation to the fire station.
4. You must pass a written test, a physical agility test, background checks and interviews.

Meetings are held at the station located at 915 North First Street on Thursday evenings at 7:30 pm. It is recommended that you attend these meetings to evaluate the department and see if joining up is something you would like to do. If you have any questions, please call, email or come in. We especially encourage people ages 25 through 45 to apply.
Video of a Physical Agility Test

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