Join the Osseo Fire Department

Join the Osseo Fire Department

Are you interested in joining the Osseo Fire Department? We are currently looking for paid on-call firefighters, particularly (but not limited to) those available to respond during the day from home or work.

We will be accepting applications between 5/1/2021 and 7/11/2021. After that, we will begin the process of interviewing and selecting candidates. See here for the full schedule:
2021 Firefighter Hiring Schedule (pdf)

Do you have what it takes? Check out the job requirements here:
Position Description for Paid-On-Call Firefighter (pdf)

But what is it like? What is the time committment? Here's a bit more about what to expect in your first year and beyond:
Becoming an Osseo Firefighter - What to Expect (pdf)

Don't you have to be a bodybuilder to be a firefighter? No! You need to be a healthy, able-bodied person who can perform the following tasks:
Physical_Ability_Test_Standard (pdf)

If you are interested, please fill out the following application:
City of Osseo Employment Application (pdf)

You can scan and email your application to Derick Haug, Assistant Fire Chief at

Or you can drop it off at City Hall or mail it to:

Osseo Fire Department
Attn: Assistant Chief Derick Haug
415 Central Ave
Osseo, MN 55369