Puducherry Fire Service Department Recruitment 2023: Apply Online for Fireman/Station Officer Posts

Puducherry Fire Service Department Recruitment 2023

Puducherry Fire Service Department Recruitment 2023 The Puducherry Fire Service Department is inviting applications from eligible male Indian citizens who are natives/residents of the Union Territory of Puducherry. The department is hiring candidates for the positions of Fireman and Station Officer. Interested candidates with a degree, SSLC, or HSC qualification can apply online before August 31, 2023. This article provides detailed information about the eligibility criteria, selection process, and more.

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Educational Qualification:

  • Fireman: Candidates must have passed Standard 10+2 or its equivalent.
  • Station Officer: Candidates must possess a degree from a recognized university/institution.

2. Age Limit (as of August 31, 2023):

  • Fireman: 18 to 24 years
  • Station Officer: 20 to 27 years

Note: Age relaxation is applicable for certain categories as per government rules.

Vacancy Details:

  • Fireman – 58 Posts (Female – 19, Male – 39)
  • Station Officer – 5 Posts (Female – 2, Male – 3)

Selection Process:

The selection process for the Fireman and Station Officer positions includes the following stages:

  1. Physical Measurements
  2. Physical Efficiency Tests
  3. Competency Tests
  4. Written Test

Puducherry Fire Service Candidates who pass the written test will undergo a medical examination. Candidates will be selected based on their performance in these tests and will be included in the merit list.

Written Test Details:

The written test is conducted for 100 marks with 100 questions, and the duration of the test is 2 hours. The test includes the following subjects:

  • Mathematics and General Science – 50 marks
  • General Knowledge (History, Geography, and Social Science) and Current events – 50 marks

Note: There is a negative marking of 0.25 for every wrong answer.

The question paper will be bilingual (except for General English), available in English and one regional language (Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam).


  • Fireman: Pay Level-02
  • Station Officer: Pay Level-05

Application Process:

Puducherry Fire Service  Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on or before August 31, 2023, until 05:45 p.m. Applicants working in the Puducherry Fire Service Department and applying as In-Service applicants should submit a copy of their online generated application through the proper channel. For candidates who fall under the Meritorious Sports Persons (MSP) quota, a copy of the online generated application along with self-attested photocopies of relevant sports certificates should be sent to the provided address. For More updates


Puducherry Fire Service  This recruitment drive by the Puducherry Fire Service Department provides a great opportunity for eligible candidates to join as Fireman or Station Officer. The job comes with a competitive salary and growth prospects. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online before the deadline to ensure they don’t miss out on this opportunity.

Postal Address:

The Under Secretary to Govt. (Home)-cum-Head of Office (Fire Service),
Fire Service Department,
Housing Board Circular Shopping Complex,
Lawspet, Puducherry- 605008

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