Official results of the August 17, 2013 firefighter entrance exam
Minimum Qualifications for Firefighter
Must provide proof of certification as a basic Firefighter, as established by Texas Commission on Fire Protection, and must be fully certified with the Texas Department of State Health Services as a Paramedic (must provide a Paramedic Certificate issued by the Texas Department of State Health Services or National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians) prior to entrance examination.
A hiring eligibility list is prepared from candidates who meet the minimum qualifications, pass a written test and a physical ability test.
The City of DeSoto does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.