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Austin Fire Department

PasstheTorch@austintexas.gov

4201 Ed Bluestein Blvd
Austin, TX 78721

512.974.0130

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Pass the Torch Program Application

Personal Information

Address *
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Educational Record

Most Recent

Did you graduate? *

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Veteran Information

Please identify your participation, if applicable, in the U.S. Armed Forces. This information has no bearing on your placement into this, or any future, AFD programs. It is being collected for research and historical data only.

Are you a veteran with an honorable discharge, or currently serving in the Guard or Reserves in the United States Armed Forces? *
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Work History

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Is this your current employer? *

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May we contact? *
Do you have another employer to add? *

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Supplemental Questions

In order to participate in the Pass the Torch Program, you must submit to and pass a Criminal Background Investigation. Do you agree? *
This position requires a physical showing you are in good health. If selected, do you agree to provide a physical from a licensed physician? *
At the start of the program, all candidates must be at least 18 years of age, not to exceed 35. Do you meet the age requirements? *

Date of Birth

How did you hear about Pass the Torch? Please check ALL that apply: *
E-mail blast date
Date Picker
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Demographic Data

Please identify the demographic categories with which you most closely identify in the corresponding box below. This information has no bearing on your placement into this program or any future AFD programs. It is being collected for research and historical data only. You may decline to answer. Please check ALL that apply.
Gender
Ethnicity

Signature

I hereby certify that the information provided herein is true, correct, and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that false or misleading information on this application or during the interview process may disqualify me from entry into this program and/or immediate removal. I understand that if accepted into the Pass the Torch program, either I or the Austin Fire Department may terminate my involvement at any time, for any reason. *
Sign Here *
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Equal Employment Opportunity

The Austin Fire Department's policy on equal employment prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, and/or veteran status. This policy applies, but is not limited, to programs, recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, and benefits, and also states that retaliation against any employee who files a complaint regarding possible violations of this policy will not be tolerated.

The Austin Fire Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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