Berkeley Fire Department Recruitment Homepage
Berkeley Fire Department Recruitment Homepage

Written Exam:

The Entry Level Firefighter Written Exam is administered by the City of Berkeley Human Resources Department.

The written exam may consist of multiple choice and true/false questions and will take approximately 2 hours.

The test may consist of; reading comprehension, mechanical and spatial aptitude, mathematics, interpersonal - teamwork, customer service and the ability to comprehend and learn firefighting material from written instructions.

All applicants must bring a valid driver's license or other legal form of identification for registration purposes.

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