ALEXANDRIA, VA – Want to be an Alexandria Firefighter? Now is your time! The Alexandria Fire Department released a simple post on Facebook this morning, stating, “The department is accepting. applications for Firefighter I. Apply at the link below of your interested.”
The Alexandria Fire Department holds a special place in the history of The City of Alexandria. Founded in 1774, it counts George Washington among its early members. The first paid professional firefighters were hired in 1855.