Fire Chief Joel Hancock

District Six Fire Department

East Baton Rouge Parish

Notice:

District 6 Fire Department is currently hiring Firefighter/Operators.

Qualifications and requirements to be considered for employment:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must have a high school diploma or valid certificate of equivalency
  • Must have an active Civil Service test score


Civil Service testing information can be found here. There is an online testing option.


Please bring a completed application, high school diploma or valid certificate of equivalency, state issued identification, and any fire service or medical certifications to Station 51 at 7878 Prescott Rd, Baton Rouge LA 70812


After any offer of employment, but before beginning work, medical exams and required training must be completed. This will be provided by District 6 Fire Department.


Please call District 6 Fire Department, Station 51 at 225-355-3110 from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm for any questions regarding this position. Full class details can be found here.


District 6 Fire Department is an equal opportunity employer.

Announcements:


Notice of Public Meeting 05/10/2022

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Public Meeting 12/14/2021

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Public Hearing for 2022 Proposed Budget for 12/14/2021

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Board Meeting Minutes

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​Notice of Special Election on 12/11/2021 (Service Fee)

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Notice of Special Election on 12/11/2021 (Millages)

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Notice of Public Meeting on 4/13/2021 at 5:00 PM (Notice and Announcement of Meeting on 5/18/2021 at 7:00 PM)

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Notice of Public Meeting on 5/18/2021 at 7:00 PM

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Board Meeting Minutes for 5/21/2021

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"A Commitment to the Community"

About District Six Fire Department:

 

The mission of the District Six Fire Department is the protection of life, property and environment within our community. We are committed to providing fire protection, emergency medical services and public service in a safe, timely and efficient manner. 

The staff at District Six trains extensively every day to ensure that we are providing the best possible service to our community. 

District Six has two fire stations, one on Prescott Rd. and a sub-station on Mickens Rd. We currently have 15 full-time employees and numerous contract employees.