Entry-Level Fire Communications Officer Employment

Instructions for Applying for the Entry-Level Fire Communications Officer Position


  1. Civil Sevice Exam Registration
    • Within the 10-day posting period, you must apply for the Entry-Level Fire Communications Officer Civil Service Exam Offered by the Louisiana Office of the State Examiner. You can register for the exam here.
  2. Take the Exam
    • Attend the exam on the specified date and time.
  3. Application Submission
    • After passing the exam, you must contact the Civil Service Board with whom you wish to be employed. If you seek employment with the Baton Rouge Fire Department, it will be the Baton Rouge Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Board.
    • Fill out the application provided by the Civil Service Board.
  4. Reporting Your Score
    • Ensure that you report your score to the Civil Service Board
  5. Eligibility List Placement
    • Upon approval of your application by the Civil Service Board, you will be placed on the eligibility list. 

Please note that meeting all the requirements and deadlines outlined by the Louisiana Office of the State Examiner and the Civil Service Board is crucial for your application process.

If you have any further inquiries or needs regarding the application process, please call the Office of the State Examiner at (225)925-4400 or the Baton Rouge Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Board at (225)389-5449.