Welcome to the Cedar Rapids Fire Department
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department offers firefighting, emergency medical services, and fire prevention to over 130,000 citizens. The fire department has prevention programs, special operations, and hazardous materials teams to meet the growing needs of the community. We strive to make our city a safer place to live, work, and visit.
The mission of the Cedar Rapids Fire Department is to mitigate threats to the health and property of our community through emergency response, quality education and prevention programs.
Working together to make Cedar Rapids a safer community.
- Respect: Through demonstration by recognizing honesty, fairness, loyalty, and dignity of others.
- Leadership: Leadership is everyone’s responsibility.
- Teamwork: A cooperative effort through communication and vision to achieve our common goal.
- Service: An excellent, specialized, and progressive benefit.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic The Citizen's Fire Academy, Kids Safety Camp and Young Women's Fire Academy have all been cancelled for 2021.
The application period for the position of Cedar Rapids Firefighter is now closed. Please check back at a later date for updates.
The Cedar Rapids Fire Department welcomes your feedback about our agency and our services. Please select "Fire" from the Division drop-down menu.
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