Notice: The commission will be closed from Wednesday, December 24 through Friday, December 26 for the Christmas holiday. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, December 29. The commission will also be closed from noon on Wednesday, December 31 through New Year's Day, and will resume normal business hours on Friday, January 2.

Employment postings

Job postings

Please send job posting requests to the public information office. Our posting guidelines:

The Texas Commission on Fire Protection has one opening at this time.

Applicant notice: applicants for commission positions please read this notice Notice for TCFP applicants.

Every job application to this agency requires the State of Texas Application for Employment. Additional documentation may be required for some positions. Please read the posting to verify which documents are required for the position to which you are applying. Applications that do not include required attachments will not be considered. All complete applications will be acknowledged by e-mail to the address provided by the applicant.

  • State of Texas Application for Employment: Link to PDF file PDF or Link to Word file Word
  • Employment History Continuation Sheet: Link to PDF file PDF or Link to Word file Word


  • We will accept your application materials via e-mail without a signature. Candidates invited for an interview will sign them at the time of the interview.
  • Copies of college transcripts, veteran status forms, certifications and/or licenses, do not need to be attached to the application. These documents are required only of finalist candidates. If invited to interview, candidates will be asked to bring these documents.

The Texas A&M Forest Service has over 100 new positions as part of the Texas Wildfire Protection Plan (TWPP). All of the new positions are operational fire line positions. Please see the TWPP recruitment page at TWPP external link.

The commission posts Texas fire service job openings on request. The following positions are currently posted:

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