RECRUITMENT DETAILS :

Fire Service recruits Personnel for appointment directly as Fireman, Station Fire Officer and Divisional Fire Officer.

Women in Fire and Rescue Services :

In G.O.Ms.No. 1023, Home (Police 17) Department, Govt. have issued orders to select women candidates for the posts of Divisional  Officer, Station Officer and Firewomen in the Tamilnadu Fire and Rescue Services Department.  

How To Apply?  

Recruitment for appointment as Fireman is done by Uniformed Services Recruitment Board, which is a separate Body, which notifies the recruitment process in the Daily Newspapers.  Recruitment for appointment as Station Fire Officer and Divisional Fire Officer is done by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission, which also notifies the recruitment process in the Daily Newspapers.  

THE NORMS PRESCRIBED FOR DIRECT RECRUITMENT TO THE POST OF DIVISIONAL FIRE 
OFFICER/ STATION FIRE OFFICER AND FIREMAN

Sl.No.

NAME OF THE POST

NORMS PRESCRIBED FOR DIRECT RECRUITMENT

AUTHORITY

AGE

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

PHYSICAL STANDARDS

1

Divisional Fire Officer

Must have completed the age of 21 years and must not have completed or will not complete the age of 30 years on the first day of July of the year in which the selection for appointment is made.

Provided that in the case of a member of the Scheduled Tribes or a Scheduled Caste or a member of the Backward Classes, the age limit shall be 35 years.

Must hold a degree.

Height : 165 cms. (without boots or shoes)

 

Chest:

Normal   : 84 cms.

Expanded  :89 cms.

Expansion  : 5 cms.

Weight     : 50 kgs.

(without boots or shoes)

Rule No. 4 of Tamil Nadu Fire and Rescue Services Rules.

2.

Station Fire Officer.

Must have completed the age of 21 years and must not have completed the age of 30 years.  Provided that in the case of a member of the Scheduled Tribes or a Scheduled Caste, the age limit shall be 35 years.

A degree from a recognised University.  If the candidate is a member of the SC/ST or a member of the B.C. , he must have passed the Pre University Course Examination or Intermediate Examination or Higher Secondary Examination.

Provided that other things being equal preference shall be given to those who have undergone successfully any of the training course at the National  Fire Service College, Nagpur.

 

Height : 165 Cms. (without boots or shoes)

 

Chest:

Normal   : 84 Cms.

Expanded  :89 Cms.

Expansion  : 5 Cms.

Weight     : 50 Kgs.

(without boots or shoes)

Annexure II Class I Category 2 of Tamil Nadu Fire Subordinate Service Rules.

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Fireman

Must have completed 18 years of age and must not have completed 30 years of age; provided that in the case of candidates belonging to SC/ST must not have completed 35 years of age.

Must possess the minimum general educational qualifications prescribed in Schedule I to Part II of the General Rules for the Tamil Nadu State and Subordinate Services or its equivalent.

Height : 168 Cms. (without boots or shoes)

 

Chest:

Normal   : 79 Cms.

Expanded  :84 Cms.

Expansion  : 5 Cms.

Annexure II Class II Category 5 of Tamil Nadu Fire Subordinate Service Rules.