MON - FRI 8:30 AM TO 4:30 PM
248-391-0304
2525 JOSLYN RD LAKE ORION MI 48360

Becoming a Firefighter Paramedic


What are the requirements for joining the Orion Township Fire Department as a Firefighter/Paramedic?

The requirements for acceptance into the Fire Department include:
  • Be at least 18 years of age and a high school graduate, or possess a GED equivalent
  • Citizen or Legal resident of the United States
  • Possess a valid Michigan driver's license
  • Undergo a background and driving record check
  • Complete one or more interviews
  • Pass physical examination and drug screen
  • Pass a physical agility test
  • Complete the application form
Minimum Training Requirements include: