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Employment Opportunities


Paid-on-Call & Auxiliary Firefighters

Employment Opportunities Flyer

Paid-on-Call Firefighter Flyer

If you or someone you know is looking for an exciting opportunity to serve the community, then consider joining the team at the Novi Fire Department. Novi firefighters are proud and dedicated to helping people in emergency situations.

Ladder truck fighting a fire at night.The Novi Fire Department was established to protect the lives and property of Novi community members from fire and other threatening circumstances. To meet this commitment, the timely response and effective management of fire control situations, rescue, medical, and environmental emergencies represent the most immediate priorities of the Fire Department.

Firefighters respond to alarms or requests for service, act in emergencies, extinguish fires and perform service work as directed. Part-time firefighters work under the supervision of the Fire Chief, Assistant Fire Chief or designated supervisor. All equipment and uniforms are provided along with a competitive wage. Applicants must have no criminal record and a good driving record.

Flexible hours/evenings/weekend opportunities available:


The Novi Fire Department in action
The Novi Fire Department in action


An extrication rescue
An extrication rescue

Minimum Requirements

  • 18 years old
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Live within five miles of the Novi City limits
  • Firefighter l & ll and Basic EMT training is provided.
  • Benefits: Competitive hourly wage, college tuition reimbursement, longevity pay and life insurance.


Minimum Requirements

  • 18 years old
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Michigan Firefighter ll Certification
  • Current Michigan Basic EMT License
  • Hazmat Operations Certification

For more information, contact:
City of Novi
Human Resource Department
45175 West Ten Mile Road
Novi, Michigan 48375

The City of Novi is an equal opportunity employer.