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Jobs in the Protective Service

The Fire and Police Commission (FPC) is responsible for all hiring and promotions within Milwaukee’s Fire and Police Departments.  Welcome, and please explore the rewarding and exciting opportunities that a career in the Fire or Police department can provide.

Current Hiring:

  • None at this time

Promotional Opportunities for Current Protective Service Employees:

The application period for both promotional opportunities are from Friday June 21, 2019 to Friday, July 12, 2019.

For those whom were unable to attend the orientation the slides from the presentation are available for review.

Orientation Slides

A single study guide has been prepared which is applicable to both promotional opportunities: Fire Captain and Fire Lieutenant. 

Study Guide

Reading lists have been prepared for each promotional opportunity. 

Reading List - Milwaukee Fire Captain 2019

Reading List - Milwaukee Fire Lieutenant 2019

The documents referenced in each Reading List have been organized and are available below.  If you note any discrepancy in the below documents that might cause confusion regarding the appropriate source material for the written examination please also reference the documents on the MFD intranet.  If you have further questions about the reading list documents you must contact the Milwaukee Police and Fire Commission by 4 p.m. on Monday July 1, 2019.

Fire Captain

mfd_code_of_conduct.pdf

mfd_rulebook_20170921.pdf

ERG2012.pdf

SPS 330.pdf

25 - MFD Portable Radio_4.pdf

2019 Fire Captain Reading List - EMS SOG.pdf

2019 Fire Captain Reading List - MFD NN.pdf

2019 Fire Captain Reading List - MFD SOG.pdf

Fire Lieutenant

mfd_code_of_conduct.pdf

mfd_rulebook_20170921.pdf

ERG2012.pdf

25 - MFD Portable Radio_4.pdf

2019 Fire Lieutenant Reading List - EMS SOG.pdf

2019 Fire Lieutenant Reading List - MFD NN.pdf

2019 Fire Lieutenant Reading List - MFD SOG.pdf

Sign up for Email or Text Message Alerts for Job Openings

If you wish to receive email notifications about protective service jobs with the Milwaukee Fire and Police Departments such as police officer, firefighter, or 911 operator, please sign up for the Milwaukee E-Notify system and select MFD Career Opportunities and/or MPD Career Opportunities. You can also sign up for alerts for other job opportunites with the City of Milwaukee by using the E-Notify system.  

E-Notify

If you wish to receive text message notifications about protective service jobs with the Milwaukee Fire and Police Departments such as police officer, firefighter, or 911 operator, please sign up for our text messaging system via this link:

Text Message Updates

Fire and Police Commission Milwaukee, WI  

Contact Us

City Hall
200 E. Wells Street
Room 706A
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Phone:
414-286-5000
(24-hour message line)

Fax:
414-286-5050

Email:
fpc@milwaukee.gov

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
(except holidays and furlough days)

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