The City of Miami Fire Rescue Dept begins hiring on this coming Monday, February 2nd 2009. ONLY THE FIRST 500 COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Applications begin at 8am, but get there early because a large crowd is expected due to the 500 application limitation. Follow this link: to download the required Employment Application Form and to obtain additional information on pursuing a career as a City of Miami Firefighter. Print out and FULLY complete all the applications including notary where required before you arrive. Bring originals AND copies of Driver License, High School Diploma, and EMT or Paramedic License. ONLY HS DIPLOMA AND DRIV LIC IS REQUIRED FOR HIRING. Starting salary for Non-EMT is $45,929. Added Incentive Pay for those hired with EMT and Paramedic.