The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) officially opens its regular recruitment for Fire Officer I or “Bombero” nationwide for Calendar Year (CY) 2018.
A total of two thousand (2,000) fire officers are needed nationwide.
BFP Fire Officer Qualifications
- Must be a Filipino Citizen;
Male or Female;
Must be twenty-one (21) years of age, but not more than thirty (30) years of age;
Must be at least 1.62 meter or 5’4″ in height for MALE and 1.57 meters or 5’2″ for FEMALE;
Must be a Graduate of any 4-year course in College or a Bachelor’s Degree Holder from a recognized institute of learning;
Must have a License from the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC Board Passer) pursuant to Republic Act 1080 “OR” a Civil Service Commission Eligible (CSC Exam Passer, e.g. CS-Professional, FOE or P.D. 907);
Physically and mentally fit;
Must weigh not more or less than 5 kilograms from the standard weight corresponding to his/her height, age and sex;
Must have passed the neuro-psychiatric evaluation/examination, medical examination and drug test for the purpose of determining his/her physical and mental health, since addiction could be a issue that stop progress, so if people have a drug or alcohol addiction which is more common, the use of an Alcohol Outpatient Detox Center in Florida could be useful before enrolling the program.
Must have a good moral character;
Must not have been dishonorably discharged or dismissed from a military or civilian positions in the government; and
Must not have been convicted by final judgement involving moral turpitude.
BFP Fire Officer Documentary Requirements
Interested applicants must submit the following requirements:
- Application Letter, addressed to the respective Regional Director;
Handwritten Personal Data Sheet (CSC Form 212, Revised 2017);
Certificate of Eligibility, duly authenticated by the issuing agency (PRC/CSC);
Transcript of Records and College Diploma, duly authenticatef by the issuing schools;
Birth Certificate issued by NSO/PSA;
Marriage Certificate for married applicant and Certificate of No Marraige (CENOMAR) for single applicant issued by NSO/PSA;
- Municipal Trial Court;
- Regional Trial Court;
NCIII TESDA Certificate for Driving with Professional Driver’s License (if there’s any);
Certificate of Waiver granted by the Chief BFP (if applicable).
Note: Certificate of Waiver MUST be granted by the Chief BFP, otherwise, it will not be accepted. (Applicable only to those who does not meet the standard age or height requirements).
How to apply as BFP Fire Officer?
Interested applicants are advised to personally submit their application requirements at the nearest BFP Regional Office.
Submission of application starts on June 4, 2018 until July 6, 2018.
BFP Fire Officer: Salary and Benefits
Successful applicants will be appointed to the rank of Fire Officer 1 (FO1) as Uniformed Personnel of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP).
Monthly basic salary will be P29,668 upon oathtaking. A gross monthly income of P37,448 will be received including the monthly salary and allowances.