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Fire Systems Technical Specialist (Electrician)

Application Period:

Opens: Monday, April 11, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. MDT.
Closes: Monday, April 25, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. MDT.

In order to test for the position of Fire Systems Technical Specialist (Electrician), Denver Fire Department, an application must be completed on-line. Upon successful completion of your application, details will be given concerning submitting iFORMs and further documentation of your experience and education. iFORMs and supporting documentation all need to be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 2, 2016.


  • Age: Applicants must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age on or before the date of application.

  • Education/Experience: In addition to a high school diploma or a certificate equivalent to a high school diploma (GED), an applicant must have a minimum of four (4) years of work experience in the electrical field, must hold a current State of Colorado Journeyman Electrician License, and must be able to design and read electrical schematics/blueprints. A copy of the Colorado Journeyman’s Electrician License will be required at the time the application is submitted.

  • Residency: All individuals must reside within the state of Colorado at the time of appointment.

In addition to the Age, Education/Experience and residency requirements noted above, applicants must also meet all of the Minimum Qualifications for Original Appointment as outlined in the Fire Systems Technical Specialist (Electrician) Examination Informational Booklet.

iFORMs and Supporting Documentation

iFORMs and supporting documentation all need to be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 2, 2016.

Online Forms:
Once your application is complete you will receive an email containing the link to fill out iFORMs online.

iFORMs Include:

  • Affirmation, Disclosure, and Release
  • Background History
  • Supplemental Application
Documents to be uploaded to applicant profile:
These can be submitted to your profile when applying or uploaded to your profile after applying by logging back into our system at
and clicking the update profile button to upload.
  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of High School Graduation/GED
    (Submit a copy of diploma or official school transcripts with graduation date)
  • Release Forms for each employer
Documents to Email:
Email these documents specifically to 
  • Current State of Colorado Journeyman Electrician License
  • Any other schooling/certification documents



Contact Us

Denver Civil Service Commission
201 W Colfax Ave
Dept 1208, 2nd Floor
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: (720) 913-3370 
Fax: (720) 913-3373

All visitors to the Webb Building are subject to security screening.

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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